Henryk Schönker, is very old now, with so many of the problems that beset us seniors. But some of what he explains in THE TOUCH OF AN ANGEL is both helped and sometimes hindered by the work of filmmaker Marek Tomasz Pawlowski (shown below). All told, the documentary seems to be memory coupled to the kind of imagination in which facts are not necessarily to be prized above fantasy and the chance for a good story.
Nosferatu, and how his own Holocaust story played out.
Touched by an Angel? -- opened today, Friday, January 16, in New York City at the Quad Cinema and in Los Angeles area at Laemmle's Town Center 5.