Animation Jacques Jaujard 3_DR

The Man Who Saved the Louvre

direction: Jean-Pierre Devillers & Pierre Pochard

57 minutes

Saturday, 18.4.



The film is about Jacques Jaujard, the Director of the French National Museums during the Nazi occupation of France. He was the one who played a decisive part in the protection of thousands of artworks from private collections, belonging to prominent Jewish families or art dealers, especially those from the Louvre Museum.