|Title:||Life? or Theatre? Trailer|
|Description:||Leben? oder Theater? Ein Singespiel that is what Charlotte Salomon (Berlin, 1917 Auschwitz, 1943) called her painted lifes story in 700 painted pages.|
Just before she was deported she gave it for safe Keeping with the words Keep this safe it is my whole life!
During preparations for the feature Charlotte (1980), the makers were given a previously unpublished letter by Charlottes stepmother, Paula Salomon-Lindberg, with a request not to use its contents in the film.
In this letter, written to her great love, Charlotte describes the circumstances surrounding the making of Life? or Theatre?, makes a moving confession and for the first time we get close to the real Charlotte.
In his latest documentary bearing the same name as her lifes work Frans Weisz provides a fascinating picture of the life of the young artist, but also confronts people who knew Charlotte or her work with her letter: a posthumous revelation that throws new light on the last period of her life.
|Related Titles:||Life? or Theatre?|
|Content Rating:||Not Rated|