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The Girl in the Red Coat

The Girl in the Red Coat As a child in German-occupied Poland, Roma Ligocka was known for the bright strawberry-red coat she wore against a tide of gathering darkness. Fifty years later, Roma, an artist living in Germany, attended a screening of Steven Spielberg' s Schindler' s List, and instantly knew that " the girl in the red coat" -- the only splash of color in the film-- was her. Thus began a harrowing journey into t... Full description

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