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Marianne Faithfull

Singer and '60s pop icon Marianne Faithfull had a difficult relationship with her mother, Eva. In this film Marianne investigates Eva's early life, as a dancer in 1920s Berlin- the era immortalised in the film Cabaret. Marianne also discovers her half-Jewish mother's precarious existence in Vienna during World War Two and investigates whether there is any truth in the rumour that the family was involved with the Austrian Resistance.

Release date:

1 hour

Last on

Mon 23 Sep 2013 23:40
BBC One Scotland, Scotland HD only


Role Contributor
ParticipantMarianne Faithfull
Series ProducerColette Flight
DirectorElizabeth Dobson

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