Dennis A. Amith

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The One about Claude Lanzmann’s “Shoah”

“Shoah”, the biblical world translates to “calamity” and in Hebrew, it is the term to describe the Holocaust, the genocide of six million Jews during World War II by Nazi Germany. The word is also the title of French filmmaker Claude Lanzmann’s 1985 nine and a half hour documentary, an oral history of the Holocaust.  A documentary hailed as one of the greatest and most important documentaries ever made, others calling it a masterpiece and […]