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FILM DETAILS
Certificate U
Cast
Directors
Elliot Berlin
Joe Fab
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Running Time
87 minutes

Paper Clips
The moving documentary about a school project to understand the scope of the holocaust.


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Paper Clips

Plot
A school in Whitwell Tennessee set out to collect 6 million paperclips for each Jewish victim of the holocaust as part of a project to understand the scale of the horror. The endeavour inspires even politicians and celebrities to get involved.


Verdict
This documentary, about a Tennessee school’s unique memorial to Nazi victims, brings a lump to the throat without resorting to emotional manipulation. Deserves an A for effort.


Reviewed by David Hughes

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