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Madame Rosa

Directed by Moshe Mizrahi. Starring Claude Dauphin, Samy Ben Youb, Simone Signoret. (1977, PG, 105 min.)

REVIEWED By Marjorie Baumgarten, Mon., Sept. 23, 2002

Simone Signoret steals the show in this Best Foreign Film Oscar-winner playing an aging madam, Jew, and Holocaust survivor who looks after the children of younger prostitutes and forms a special attachment with a young Muslim boy.

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Madame Rosa, Moshe Mizrahi, Claude Dauphin, Samy Ben Youb, Simone Signoret

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