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by Alexa Karolinski


Oma and Bella is an intimate glimpse into the life of two dynamic elderly Jewish women in Berlin. The film follows them as make elaborate dishes recalled from their childhoods, before the Holocaust. Through the cooking of the sumptuous meals, they retain a part of their past past while remaining very much engaged in the present.

original title: Oma und Bella
working title: Oma & Bella
country: Germany, United States
year: 2012
genre: fiction
directed by: Alexa Karolinski
film run: 76'
release date: DE 23/08/2012
cast: Regina Karolinski, Bella Katz
backing: Fruit Bat, Show Of Force
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