Dona Hertha

2012 / Short / Documentary

Directed by Luis Mário Fontoura

Production Companies: Besouro Filmes and RBS TV

Hertha Spier is a Holocaust survivor that lives in Porto Alegre. Now, at the age of 93, after being in the Nazi concentration camps, she has built a new family, what gave her conditions to recast her life and recover from the suffering of losing her family and friends during World War II.


  • XII Prêmio Histórias Curtas
    • Best Film / Audience Award
  • ArtDéco Festival 2012
    • Best Documentary