Berlin International Film Festival 2013

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Israel, Why (Pourquoi Israël) (Country: Israel, France; Year: 1973; Director: Claude Lanzmann)
An exploration of the contradictions, anomalies and perceptions of normality in Israeli society.
The Karski Report (Le Rapport Karski) (Country: France; Year: 2010; Director: Claude Lanzmann; Stars: Jan Karski)
An interview with the Polish resistance fighter who first told the US president what was happening to the Jews in concentration camps.
Shoah (Country: France; Year: 1985; Director: Claude Lanzmann)
The story of the Holocaust told through interviews with survivors, witnesses and some of those responsible.
Sobibor, 14. Oktober 1943, 16 Uhr (Country: France; Year: 2001; Director: Claude Lanzmann; Stars: Yehuda Lerner)
A witness to the uprising in Sobibor concentration camp recalls what happened.
Tsahal (Country: France, Germany; Year: 1994; Director: Claude Lanzmann)
A documentary exploring the cultural significance of the Israeli army.
A Visitor From The Living (Un Vivant Qui Passe) (Country: France; Year: 1997; Director: Claude Lanzmann)
A doctor's memories of the Auschwitz and Theresienstadt concentration camps.

Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara

Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent

Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses

A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle

Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988

The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable

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