Rescue in the Philippines




The Philippine Consulate General, the Museum of Tolerance and Producer, Barbara Sasser are pleased to invite you to a special screening of :

Rescue in the Philippines:
Refuge from the Holocaust

Monday, May 23, 2016 at 7:00p.m.

Rescue in The Philippines is a one-hour documentary of the previously untold story of how the five Frieder brothers, Cincinnati businessmen making two-for-a-nickel cigars in pre-WWII Manila, together with Manuel Quezon, the charismatic first president of the Philippines, Paul McNutt, US High Commissioner and former governor of Indiana (preparing for his own presidential campaign) and an ambitious Army Colonel named Dwight Eisenhower – helped 1,200 Jews escape the Nazis and immigrate to the Philippines.

Q&A following the screening with Producer, Barbara Sasser

No Charge. Advance RSVP Required. Register below.

Free underground parking. Please be considerate of our residential neighbors and make every effort to avoid driving through single-family residential neighborhood streets.

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