BOOK LAUNCH OF ‘PONDERING IN THE DARK’ in LONDON

3 October 2019 – Finally, the secret is out! For many, many months Martha worked with many, many people on a surprise present for the 90th birthday of Eva Schloss, namely a beautiful tri-lingual publication of poems and paintings of her brother Heinz Geiringer (1926- 1929), written and painted while in hiding in Soestdijk (6…

THE EUROPEAN DOC NETWORK (EDN) SELECTS MARTHA’S FILM

August 2019 – The European Documentary Network (EDN) has selected Eva’s Mission as the Dutch entry for Lisbon Docs 2019. Lisbon Docs is one of the main international financing and co-productions forums of the EDN, and used to launch filmmakers on the international scene. It takes place over the course of a week (13 –…

Martha writes script in the mountains of Portugal

Martha is working in de Serra da Estrela on the paper edit of Eva’s Mission. Here, in the peaceful and beautiful surroundings of the mountains, it is possible to take some distance from the harrowing subject of Eva’s Mission and shape the hundreds of hours of footage into a 90 min feature film. In her…

MARTHA SECURES GLOBAL SUPPORT FOR POEMS HEINZ GEIRINGER

June 2019 – Exciting times…!After months of fundraising by Martha to make the tri-lingual publication of the poems of Heinz Geiringer, the brother of Eva Schloss, more than 75 years after they were written, a fact, June sees the project greenlit: go! This means a long-held dream coming true. When Eva Schloss first gave Martha…

MARTHA IS WRITING THE INTRODUCTION FOR PONDERING IN THE DARK

June 2019 – Taking a break from filming, Martha is working on an international publication of the beautiful and haunting poems of Heinz Geiringer, Eva’s brother. Martha writes the introductions focusing on teh central themes of Heinz’s work both as a poet and as a painter. ‘Pondering in the Dark’ will be a surprise on…