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Film: Le Devoir de Memoire – Clotilde Verries

1-IMG_5253 (1)Fiction sur le devoir de mémoire autour du Camp de concentration du Vernet d’Ariège

Presentation for Inter Nations Activity at Courtyard Marriott on April 11, 2014 at 7 p.m.

“Tu n’as rien entendu… ”
Synopsis : Une jeune femme sort d’une voiture arrêtée près d’une petite gare. Tandis qu’elle y découvre des bâches commémoratives du camp du Vernet d’Ariège puis un wagon à bestiaux, la mémoire ressurgit du passé : les cris des prisonniers, ceux des enfants déportés. La beauté du paysage la ramène au présent.

Fiction written on the work of memory about the Vernet d’Ariège concentration camp

“You haven’t heard a thing…”
Synopsis: A young woman gets out of her car stopped next to a small railway station. She discovers a memorial canvas of the Vernet d’Ariège camp and then a cattle wagon, memories from the past flood her mind: prisoners shouting, and cries of deported children. The beauty of the landscape brings her back to the present day.


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Art Chat introduces art, photography, poetry and narrative and invites submissions from artists and poets from around the world who wish to share their work. Due to demand and time constraints not all work is able to be accepted for publication. Charalee works closely with in producing the materials for this site. The technical and artistic expertise of Kamal at Photofade and those who help with translation is recognized and appreciated.. All images and materials are the property of the artist. No reproduction is allowed without authorization.

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