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The Nest Pingouin et Goëland et leurs 300 petits

Unrated

IFI French Film Festival Release Date

Tuesday 17th November 2020
new The Nest poster
Age rating / classification to be confirmed.
Current Status:released

Next Showing:

None. Last shown at IFI French Film Festival on 20th November 2020.
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Directed by:

Produced by:

Genre:

Documentary

Language:

French

Runtime:

Unknown

Movie Synopsis:

Director Michel Leclerc's mother and her friends (and legendary mime Marcel Marceau) were amongst 500 World War II orphans and foster kids raised by Yvonne & Roger Hagnauer, aka Goëland and Pingouin, code names for these strong-willed Resistance members. Between 1941-1970 at their school 'Maison de Sèvres', they dedicated their lives to innovative educational methods to help the children heal and blossom. Leclerc, through archive footage and interviews, uncovers in this fascinating, rich documentary a remarkable couple who left an indelible mark in all these children's hearts. Beginning with the story of his mother Léa, Leclerc gives us a unique account of freedom, education and openness, and something of what people lived and experienced during the war.

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Last update was at 08:45 27th November 2020