Otto Frank, the Father of Anne

Otto Frank, the Father of Anne

Director David de Jongh represents the life Otto Frank in his documentary Otto Frank, the father of Anne. The film deals with various facets of Otto Frank’s life: his youth in Germany, including his military service during the First World War, his marriage to Edith Holländer and the birth of their daughters Margot and Anne, their flight to the Netherlands, the time in hiding and the deportation to Auschwitz, his life after the Second World War and his dedication to the diary and the ideals of his daughter Anne, and his second marriage to Fritzi Geiringer. The documentary features many photos and film images, as well as interviews, including new ones, with people who knew Otto Frank. His stepdaughter Eva Schloss is one of the interviewees. The film is produced by Pieter van Huystee Film.

TitleOtto Frank, the Father of Anne
Original TitleOtto Frank, de vader van Anne Frank
Release DateFebruary 1st, 2010
GenresDocumentary, War
Runtime
DirectorDavid de Jongh
Production CompanyPieter van Huystee Film & TV
Production CountryNetherlands
Plot Keywordanne frank
Anne Frank
Anne Frank
Anne Frank
February 1st, 2010