DER Documentary

The Shoemaker

The Shoemaker

by Jerome Mintz
black and white, 34 min, 1978

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Deeply attached to his network of family and friends, the shoemaker has always assumed that he would spend his last years in his native village. When his children leave to work in a tourist town, the shoemaker follows and struggles to adapt to the isolation.

Film Festivals, Screenings, Awards
Golden "A" Awards, First Prize, MLA Film Festival

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