Lesch, Paul (Dr.)
Ph.D. in Political and Social Sciences (Ghent University). Teaches film and history at the Miami University John E. Dolibois European Center in Luxembourg and at the Université du Luxembourg. He is the director of the documentary film Call Her Madam (Samsa Film, 1997) on the American diplomat and party-giver Perle Mesta. He is also the author of René Leclère: Pionnier du cinéma luxembourgeois (CNA, 1999), Heim ins Ufa-Reich? NS-Filmpolitik und die Rezeption deutscher Filme in Luxemburg 1933-1944 (WVT, Trier 2002) and In the Name of Public Order and Morality: Cinema Control and Film Censorship in Luxembourg 1895-2005 (CNA, 2005). He has written for international publications such as Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television, Film History and Cinema & Cie.