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Barbara Meter Short documentary - 2015 - 35 min.

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In this exceptionally conceived documentary, director Barbara Meter tells the life story of her father Leo, a German who fled the Nazis and ended up in Amsterdam. In addition to stories told by her mother and others who knew her dad, Meter uses the richly illustrated letters he wrote to her with affection and humour during the war, after the Gestapo had arrested him and deported him to the Eastern Front. Leo Meter died in 1944 in Poland, at the age of 35.

Credits

Director(s) Barbara Meter
Producer(s) Karel Doing
Production Company Studio één
Director of Photography
Editing
Barbara Meter
Maaki Nurmeots
Sound Design
Mark Glynne
Kamila Wojick
Sound Editor
Distribution
Website
Production Country
Netherlands