The Pageant

    • Eytan Ipeker
    • Turkey, France, Israel, Germany
    • 83 min
    • Dutch Premiere
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    The film follows Miss Holocaust Survivor – the Israeli beauty pageant for women who have survived the Holocaust. Created in 2012, At the climatic moment of the night, the survivors have to impress a jury with their life stories and their traumatic memories. This surreal event is sponsored by a right-wing Evangelical organization. “The Pageant” explores how memory, politics and spectacle are interconnected.


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