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Death Metal Grandma (short)

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About The Film

Ninety-seven year-old Holocaust survivor, Inge Ginsberg, rose to fame as a songwriter for legendary musicians such as Doris Day, Dean Martin, and Nat King Cole. Follow her journey to break out as a performer in a different musical genre in her audition for America’s Got Talent: death metal. Ginsberg redefines what it means to grow old and reminds us it is never too late to try something new.

Plays with: Seattle Closing Night Film HOLY LANDS

Director Bio

Emerging filmmaker, Leah Galant was named Variety magazine's "110 Students to Watch in Film and Media" while a student at Ithaca College and received the 2017 Sundance Ignite Fellow. Her work has been featured in the The New York Times, The Atlantic, Cosmopolitan Magazine, Salon, and MovieMaker Magazine.


 

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Film Details:

Director: Leah Galant
Country: USA
Language: English
Running Time: 12m
Year: 2018
Genre: Documentary Short

Subjects:

  • WWII
  • Short
  • Music
  • Family
  • Woman Directors