“The story of Annette Zelman” – Festival Selection

Romeo and Juliet in 1942. She was Jewish. He was Catholic. Annette and Jean wanted to get married, but Jean’s parents were against it. Denounced to the Gestapo by the father of her lover, Annette Zelman is deported to Auschwitz. Based on a true story told in the book “Denouncing under the Occupation” by Laurent Joly.

Our TV movie L’HISTOIRE D’ANNETTE ZELMAN in official selection at the Festival de la Fiction (September 13 to 18, 2022 in La Rochelle) and at the Festival International du Film de Fiction Historique (September 21 to 24, 2022 in Toulouse)

With Ilona Bachelier, Vassili Schneider, Julie Gayet, Laurent Lucas, Guilaine Londez, François Creton
Directed by Philippe Le Guay
Written by Emmanuel Salinger
A Coproduction Nilaya Productions & France Télévisions

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