Grandma, her cousin and The Philippines

52/70min' Documentary

Director: Adam Weingrod

Producer: lama Productions- Amir Harel, Ayel Kait

The story of Margot and Lotte Cassel, two cousins known as 'The Cassel Twins' who fled Nazi Germany together with their parents to the Philippines, the only country to open its gates to them. To their disappointment, shortly after there arrival, they found themselves at the war front again, this time in Asia. Now at 88, the two meet for the last time to recall and tell the story of there past and the story of the Jews of the Philippines, a story that has not yet been told.

Received a development grant from the NFCT.

Currently looking to secure production financing.