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Claude Lanzmann interviews Holocaust survivor Abraham Bomba

The Legacy of Filmmaker Claude Lanzmann

November 27, 1925, to July 5, 2018

Lanzmann spent 12 years locating and interviewing Holocaust survivors, perpetrators, eyewitnesses, and scholars for his nine-and-a-half-hour film Shoah, released in 1985. Shoah is widely regarded as the seminal film on the subject of the Holocaust.

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