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He Was Called Tommy

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  01:10:00  2010  Color  Sound

Thomas Elek, who was born in 1924 in Budapest, joined the French Resistance in June 1942, within the FTP-MOI and was involved in several attempts against the Nazis. “Tommy” was arrested in November 1943 and three months later, after being tortured, he was executed with his friends from the Manouchian group, on the 21th February 1944.
A young man today follows his tracks.

Audiovisual processReal shots. Use of footages, black and white photographs, posters, letters etc.
Voice over and interviews (live sound). Original score (Jérémie Poirier-Quinot).
PersonnalitiesPESCHANSKI Denis(Centre d'histoire sociale du XXème siècle, UMR CNRS et Univ. Paris I)
Date of broadcasting01/10/2011
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Technical Sheet
Item No.2783
PublicLarge audience
Original SupportVidéo HD
Delivery supportDV Cam