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The Los Angeles Jewish Film Festival and the Museum of Tolerance present a special screening of
THE ACCOUNTANT OF AUSCHWITZ
preceded by the Los Angeles Premiere of
HOPE DIES LAST
Monday, May 6, 2019
Sponsored by Councilmember Paul Koretz and the
The Accountant of Auschwitz reconstructs the controversial war crimes trial of elderly Nazi underling Oskar Gröning who at 94 was charged by German prosecutors as an accessory to mass murder. Gröning, a former Auschwitz guard was responsible for collecting the stolen loot of Jewish prisoners. As the frail old man faces death camp survivors, a debate rages over his complicity and fitness to stand trial. Interviews with Efraim Zuroff, Alan Dershowitz, Ben Ferencz among others.
Hope Dies Last is based on the story of Józef Paczynski, a Polish political prisoner at Auschwitz who became the personal barber to camp commander Rudolf Höss.
Q&A with Efraim Zuroff, Chief Nazi-hunter, Simon Wiesenthal Center.
Free parking. Please be considerate of our residential neighbors and make every effort to avoid driving through single-family residential neighborhood streets.
PLEASE NOTE: The Museum of Tolerance will close early (3:30 PM) on September 29, 2019 and remain closed through October 1, 2019, for Rosh Hashanah.
The Museum is Closed Saturdays and Jewish Holidays. During the months of November - March, the MOT will close at 3:30pm on Fridays. Last entrance is 1:00pm.
Or, you may call the Advanced Ticket Desk at 310-772-2505 to secure your advanced ticket purchase.