you tube twitter facebook

Search form

Now, NFAI to Archive Every Movie Made

Every film made in India, be it commercial, art or read more

Unpublished Chaplin Novella to Be Released

On Tuesday, the Cineteca di Bologna, an Italian film read more

Film history gets little attention in cinema-crazy city

CHENNAI: Cinema may be woven into the warp and weft of the read more

Hardacre group buys Tipton theater

The silver screen may flicker once again at the Hardacre read more

Boyd Theatre remains in limbo as hearing recesses without a vote

PHILADELPHIA The Fate of the historic Boyd Theatre, Center read more
Previous  <<  1 2 3 4 5 6  >>  Next

Alfred Hitchcock's unseen Holocaust documentary to be screened

  14.01.08 2:57pm

The British Army Film Unit cameramen who shot the liberation of Bergen-Belsen concentration camp in 1945 used to joke about the reaction of Alfred Hitchcock to the horrific footage they filmed. When Hitchcock first saw the footage, the legendary British director was reportedly so traumatised that he stayed away from Pinewood Studios for a week. Hitchcock may have been the king of horror movies but he was utterly appalled by "the real thing".

Finish reading about it here: http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/films/features/alfred-hitchcocks-unseen-holocaust-documentary-to-be-screened-9044945.html