Claude Lanzmann is a Paris based filmmaker and professor of documentary film at the European Graduate School in Saas-Fee, Switzerland where he conducts a summer workshop.

He directs the magazine Les Temps Modernes, which was founded by Jean-Paul Sartre and Simone de Beauvoir. His most renowned work is the 9 hour documentary film SHOAH (1985) - the "oral history of the Holocaust,"


  • Why Israel (1974)
  • Tsahal (1994)
  • A Visitor from the Living (1997)
  • Solibor / 1943/ 4pm (2001)
  • SHOAH (1985)

External links