Holocaust Remembrance Film Series


  

Holocaust Remembrance Film Series

Award-winning Documentaries Screened Daily

April 15-24, 2012 at 2:30pm.


Beginning April 15 and continuing thru April 24, 2012, award-winning documentaries from Moriah Films, the Simon Wiesenthal Center's film division, will be screened. No charge.

To RSVP, call (310) 772-2498

FILM SCHEDULE

  

Sunday, April 15, 2015: Genocide

Narrated by Academy Award™ Winners Elizabeth Taylor & Orson Welles.

This Academy Award™ winning documentary on the Holocaust combines historical narrative with actual stories of ordinary people caught up in the Nazi reign of terror.

Monday, April 16th: The Long Way Home

Narrated by Academy Award™ Winner Morgan Freeman.

This Academy Award™ winning documentary examines the post-WWII period between 1945 and 1948, the struggle of the tens of thousands of Jewish refugees in DP Camps and the role they played in the creation of the State of Israel.

Tuesday, April 17th: Liberation

Narrated by Academy Award™ Winner Sir Ben Kingsley.


Liberation addresses the dramatic story of the battle waged on two fronts during WWII- the Allied campaign to liberate Europe and Adolf Hitler’s genocidal war against the Jews.

Wednesday, April 18th: Unlikely Heroes

Narrated by Academy Award™ Winner  Sir Ben Kingsley.

The story of the Jews who saved Jews during the Shoah and stories of resistance during WWII.

Thursday, April 19th: Against the Tide

Narrated by Academy Award™ Winner Dustin Hoffman.

The compelling story of Peter Bergson, who challenged the Roosevelt Administration and the establishment Jewish organization to demand that the rescue of Europe’s Jews become a top priority.

Friday, April 20th: Echoes that Remain

Narrated by Academy Award™ Winner Martin Landau.

A poignant study of Jewish shtetl life before the Holocaust.

Monday, April 23rd: I Have Never Forgotten You

Narrated by Academy Award™ Winner Nicole Kidman.

Simon Wiesenthal, a Holocaust survivor, who lost 89 family members, helped track down over 1,100 Nazi war criminals and spent his whole life fighting anti-Semitism and prejudice.

Tuesday, April 24th: Winston Churchill: Walking with Destiny

Narrated by Academy Award™ Winner Sir Ben Kingsley.

Walking With Destiny highlights Churchill’s years in the political wilderness, his early opposition to Adolf Hitler and Nazism, and his support for Jews under threat by the Nazi regime.

 

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