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This edition: One Day You'll Understand

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Episode Details

First aired: November 23, 2013.

(2008/France, 90 min., color, drama, in French with English subtitles) Dir.: Amos Gitai. Cast: Hippolyte Girardot, Jeanne Moreau.
As the 1987 trial of Nazi war criminal Klaus Barbie unfolds on television, Victor Bastien reviews old family documents and finds a distressing "Aryan declaration" authored by his late father, a discovery that throws Victor?s conception of his family's history into darkness. A meditation on memory, identity, and the reconciliation that follows a French businessman's growing obsession with the secrets of his family's past. Distrib.: Lee Krugman & Associates. Discussion guest: Leonard Quart, Cineaste.

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Leonard Quart Cineaste