CHICHINETTE - HOW I ACCIDENTALLY BECAME A SPY

CHICHINETTE - WIE ICH ZUFÄLLIG SPIONIN WURDE

By Nicola Alice HENS

HOF INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL - INTERNATIONALE HOFER FILMTAGE - as FEST

Documentary - Completed 2019

The untold story of Maryhe Cohn - aka Chichinette - a 4.5 feet tall French Jewish spy who stood up to the Nazis 60 years ago.

Festivals
& Awards

Haifa IFF 2019
Special Mention Award
Hofer Filmtage 2019
Luxembourg City Film Festival 2020
    • Year of production
    • 2019
    • Genres
    • Documentary, First film, Jewish
    • Countries
    • GERMANY, FRANCE
    • Languages
    • FRENCH, ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 86 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Nicola Alice HENS
    • Producer(s)
    • Amos GEVA (Amos Geva)
    • Synopsis
    • The untold story of a French Jewish former spy, Marthe Cohn - aka Chichinette. After keeping silent for almost 60 years, she shares her extraordinary story of a 4.5 feet high woman who managed to beat the odds and fight the Nazis as a spy. At the age of 98, she now tours the world, promoting her message to people of all generations.