CHICHINETTE has been awarded the official German quality stamp of
"Particularly valuable" [Prädikate Besonders wertvoll] from the German Film and Media Assessment ( FBW ). Read the full jury comments about the film in German here.
“CHICHINETTE” WINS SPECIAL MENTION AWARD AT THE HAIFA FILM FESTIVAL
The film celebrated its world premiere at the 35th HAIFA International Film Festival and won the Special Mention Award.
Our film tells the untold story of a French Jewish spy, Marthe Cohn - aka Chichinette. After keeping silent for almost 60 years, she shares her extraordinary story of a 4.5 feet high woman who managed to beat the odds and fight the Nazis as a spy. At the age of 98, she tours the world, promoting her message to people of all generations.
Documentary I Germany, France I 2019 I 86 min
by Nicola Alice Hens