French documentary – CHICHINETTE: THE ACCIDENTAL SPY – issued on dvd

98 year old French-Jewish woman Marthe Cohn tells the extraordinary story of her wartime exploits. She survived the Nazi occupation of France and in 1944 enlisted into the French Intelligence Service as a spy. The 4.5 feet tall Marthe was sent to Germany to investigation German troop movements, helping to shorten the war. For 60 years she kept quiet about her past, but after receiving the French Medaille Militaire in 2000, she wrote a autobiography and stareds travelling the world to telling her story.

In French with English subtitles

DVD available to buy from-


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