Kino Lorber take on CHICHINETTE – The Accidental Spy!
Chichinette: The Accidental Spy, is the title of the film in the US, where it can be seen in cinemas as of December 25th 2019, after it was bought by the well-known arthouse distributor Kino Lorber. https://www.screendaily.com/news/kino-lorber-takes-us-rights-to-doc-chichinette-how-i-accidentally-became-a-spy-exclusive/5144164.article
Director: Nicola Alice Hens
2019, 86 min., Fr/En w. Subtitles
In New York City,
December 19'-January 2020:
"The untold story of Marthe Cohn, a feisty young woman who joined the French resistance during WWII. After keeping silent for almost 60 years, Marthe now shares the extraordinary story of how she managed to beat the odds and fight the Nazis as a spy. At the age of 98, she still tours the world, showing off her medals and promoting her message to people of all generations. Her harrowing journey is told with reverence, while her joie de vivre shines through, filling the film with hope for the future". – JCC Manhattan
In Miami January 2020
The Miami Jewish Film Festival will be hosting the SOUTHEAST US PREMIERE.
"The extraordinary untold story of the French Jewish spy, Marthe Cohn — aka Chichinette — whose incredible bravery contributed to the Nazis’ ultimate defeat." SOLD OUT!
LA theatrical release planned for February 2020
Details to come.