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AFP: Holocaust in focus at San Sebastian Film Festival

By Indiewire | Indiewire September 25, 2007 at 5:28AM

Spain's San Sebastian Film Festival Monday turned to the Holocaust with Paolo Barzman's searing "Emotional Arithmetic" about three friends who are reunited decades after meeting in a Nazi concentration camp. The movie, based on a novel by the late Canadian author Matt Cohen, revolves around a middle-aged woman, played by Susan Sarandon, who catches up with two fellow survivors of Drancy--a transit camp outside Paris--in Quebec some 40 years later. AFP reports.
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Spain's San Sebastian Film Festival Monday turned to the Holocaust with Paolo Barzman's searing "Emotional Arithmetic" about three friends who are reunited decades after meeting in a Nazi concentration camp. The movie, based on a novel by the late Canadian author Matt Cohen, revolves around a middle-aged woman, played by Susan Sarandon, who catches up with two fellow survivors of Drancy--a transit camp outside Paris--in Quebec some 40 years later. AFP reports.

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