Is Arte guilty of censorship?


Is Arte guilty of censorship?

Poland’s President Bronislaw Komorowski (C) and guests walk in a procession to light candles on a memorial for the victims after the main ceremony to mark the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp on January 27, 2015.
AFP PHOTO / JANEK SKARZYNSKI

A documentary about anti-Semitism was broadcast this week, after initially being cancelled. The film was scrapped by the French-German television station Arte, which said the final version didn’t correspond to the original remit.

Eventually the film was broadcast in Germany and in France.

Was Arte guilty of censorship? Or did the film-makers get it wrong?

In this week’s International Media, RFI’s Christina Okello looks at the row.

Add a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *