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The Birch-Tree Meadow

La petite prairie aux bouleaux

Germany, 2003


Anouk Aimée portrays a holocaust survivor in Marcelline Loridan-Ivens’ debut film, The Birch-Tree Meadow. Myriam attends a reunion of survivors where she wins a ticket to Krakow, Poland. After some debate, she decides to journey back to the place of the worst horror she has ever known.

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The Birch-Tree Meadow Directed by Marceline Loridan Ivens

Awards & Festivals

Munich Film Festival

2003 | 2 wins including: Bernhard Wicki Film Award