Of "Le voyage alchimique -3"
Third stage : The Mont Saint-Michel
With Valentina ZEILE,
The Latvian-born artist Valentina Zeile, who has a museum dedicated to her work in Riga, has been based in Paris for 30 years. Here, she realises a clay sculpture of a male torso from a live model before the cameras.
ENGLISH LANGUAGE VERSION
Of "Le voyage alchimique - 6"
Sixth stage : Paris and Nicolas Flamel
1943. While the “Final Solution” raged in Europe, the Italian Army protected the Jews in the areas they occupied.
1943. While the “Final Solution” raged in Europe, the Italian Army protected the Jews in the areas they occupied. For 9 months a small alpine village in the South of France, 64 kilometres North of Nice, is changed into an Eastern European “shetel”. Under the protection of the Italian army, despite pressure from the Germans and the Vichy administration, and thanks to the benevolence of the villagers, 1200 Jews got a brief respite from the horrors of the war…