Claude Lanzmann

  • Born: November 27, 1925
  • Died: July 5, 2018
  • Location: Paris


Director of acclaimed Holocaust documentary "Shoah"…

Claude Lanzmann, French director of the acclaimed Holocaust documentary "Shoah," died Thursday, July 5, 2018, in Paris, according to the Associated Press. He was 92. For full obituary and coverage from, click here.

Condolence & Memory Journal

To document the inhumanity of undeserved atrocities take great courage! With deepest sympathy to the Lanzmann Family. We look forward to the time when the earth will be filled with righteous, peaceful and humane rulership.

Posted by D. R. - NC   October 26, 2018

During this time of great sorrow and pain, know that you are not alone. May God give your family strength and comfort to help you endure this time of loss. As you remember your beloved one, may our Father, the God of peace, give you comfort and peace in every way today, tomorrow, and always. Please accept my sincere condolences. 2 Thessalonians 3:16

Posted by Monica    September 11, 2018

He became the voice of those who were voiceless and through his work others could see what was hidden. I know that no words could ease the grief, and that every family is different in their journey of healing. But our Heavenly Father can become your Stronghold in these moments of need. May the family be granted of His strength and comfort to cope.

Posted by L. - FL   July 31, 2018

May the "God of all comfort" be with friends and family.
2 Cor 1:3

Posted by A friend   July 30, 2018

May family and friends embrace each other during this time
Sharing memories of laughter and joy as they think about Claude Lanzman
May God grant you comfort from above

Posted by W P - L, GA   July 30, 2018

God bless him An hope he rests in peace

Posted by Jeff Granitstein - Ft Myers florida, FL   July 28, 2018


May the family find support and love from friends, and comfort from our God above.

Posted by B Cox - Bowie, MD   July 27, 2018

My condolences to the family of Claude. May the God that gives peace and comfort soothe the hearts and minds of each and every relative

Posted by Briseis Charming - Jamaica   July 19, 2018

My heartfelt sympathy goes out to your family at this difficult time. Please find peace in knowing that God understands your grief and that he cares. 1 Peter 5:6&7 assures us "Humble yourselves, therefore , under the mighty hand of God, so that he may exalt by. you in due time, while you big all your anxiety on him, because he cares for you."

Posted by Tammy Gerges - TX   July 19, 2018

I am so sorry for your loss. May God provide you with comfort and strength during ths difficult time.

Posted by A friend   July 19, 2018


Posted by A friend   July 16, 2018

Our heartfelt condolences to the Family and closest friends for you loss. Through Mr. Lanzmann's "Shoa" millions of people of the world learned and millions will learn about part of holocaust witch is most difficult to imagine.
R & L N / Austin TX
(son of survivor of Auschwitz and Neuengamme Concentration camps)

Posted by A friend   July 16, 2018

Gratitude for what this amazing man brought to the world. Wishing his wife, daughter, family and friends comfort.

Posted by Jenifer Wilson - Bellingham, WA   July 15, 2018

My sincere condolences to the family for the loss of your loved one. May prayers strengthen you and memories comfort you. May God our Father, who loves us, comfort your hearts and make you firm during your grieving process.

Posted by A friend   July 14, 2018

Thoughts, love blessings and prayers to Mr. Lanzmann's family and friends.

Many thanks Mr. Lanzmann for your films and documentaries about the Holocaust - we MUST NEVER forget all the atrocities! You are a great loss to the World!

Katherine Leann Ladd

Posted by Katherine Leann Ladd - Ruidoso, NM   July 13, 2018

Sincere condolences on your loss. May the God of all comfort be with you during this difficult time.

Posted by A friend   July 12, 2018

Posted by L Pioneer    July 10, 2018

I am so sorry lose. May the True God of comfort watch over you. Psalms 119:76

Posted by A friend   July 09, 2018

The time will come when all sickness, sorrow, death and pain will be no more. It will happen because our loving creator has promised it. My condolences to all of you on your loss.

Posted by pat thomas - GA   July 09, 2018



Posted by Glen James Hausfeld - Minneapolis, MN   July 08, 2018


May your memory be for a blessing

Posted by mara alexander - tallahassee, FL   July 08, 2018

Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always.

Posted by - OH   July 07, 2018


Posted by Valenda Newell - Indianapolis, IN   July 06, 2018

May the God of all peace bring comfort to the Lanzmann family and friends at this difficult time.

Posted by CF    July 06, 2018

My sincere condolences to the family of Mr. Lanzmann. He will be truly missed. May God comfort your hearts each day during this most difficult time. Isa 57:18

Posted by B H - MD   July 06, 2018

Condolences to Mr Lanzmann Family & Friends,

Posted by Johnnie Brown - Fernandina, FL   July 06, 2018

Extending heartfelt condolences to Mr. Lanzmann's family and friends for their loss. His works by way of film is noteworthy. He allowed us to peer into a time in history which was absolutely horrible. This no doubt caused him to reflect on humanity and its affect on the survivors. May his work, your fond memories and God's Holy Spirit comfort and strengthen you during the days ahead.

Posted by A friend   July 06, 2018

All of humanity owes Claude Lanzmann a great debt for his vision and the depth of his work.

Posted by HELEN SANDALLS - New London, CT   July 06, 2018

My deepest condolences to for your loss. May the God of all comfort prove to be your strength during this difficult time.
Psalm 18:2

Posted by Christian    July 06, 2018

merci beaucoup for your work and for Shoah.we wont forget

Posted by jay albala - los angeles, CA   July 05, 2018

Mes condoleances a quelqu'un qui a contribue a l'histoire et a la memoire de la Shoah. Angelique, si tu vois ce message toutes mes pensées vont a toi. Je t'embrasse bien fort. Carine Menache

Posted by carine menache - monaco   July 05, 2018

Heartfelt sympathies to the family and friends for your loss. May the God of all comfort sustain you during this time.

Posted by A friend   July 05, 2018

As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.

Posted by A friend   July 05, 2018

May your family feel comforted and loved by the tender mercies from our Lord and savior Jesus Christ. Heartfelt condolences and prayers to your family during this very difficult time.

2Thessalonians 2:16,17
Stockbridge Ga

Posted by A friend   July 05, 2018

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