Maria Korporal, alias Maria Felix Korporal, was born 1962 in Sliedrecht, the Netherlands. She studied graphics and painting at the St. Joost Academy of Fine Arts in Breda, graduating with, among other things, a video installation. After her studies, in 1986, she moved to Italy, where she lived until 2013. Since 2014 she has lived in Berlin. The artistic production of Maria Korporal includes video art, digital imaging, performance and installations. During the last years she has worked almost exclusively with video art. Besides she is active as web- and graphic designer.
Title: Anne Frank, 2014 , 6:20
The film has been created on the piece of music “Anne Frank” by Shiri Malckin, with Nina Maroccolo reading from her book “Annelies Marie Frank”: “I blossomed as a woman at Prinsengracht 263 on 4 August 1944, when the Dutch Nazi police captured me shamelessly alive among the unmade beds…” – Footage has been taken mostly in nowadays Berlin: ex-concentration camp Sachsenhausen, and the city panorama seen from the Fernsehturm. Memory of the earth…