La Rafle

A New Perspective On ‘The Roundup’

Rose Bosch’s film ‘La Rafle,’ puts the focus on the Jewish characters caught up in the infamous sweep in Vichy-occupied Paris.

11/13/2012
Special To The Jewish Week

The degree to which European nations have acknowledged their complicity in the crimes of the Nazis varies wildly to this day. Allowing for the comparative size of its film industry, you can tell by the degree and number of feature films on the subject that a country produces just how willing it is to deal with guilt for the murder of six million Jews.

Scene from “La Rafle,” in which Jews are rounded up and taken to a velodrome.
Syndicate content