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Holocaust Remembrance Day Film and Candle Lighting

When:
May 5, 2019 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
2019-05-05T14:00:00-04:00
2019-05-05T16:00:00-04:00
Where:
Berkshire Museum
39 South St
Cost:
Free
Holocaust Remembrance Day Film and Candle Lighting @ Berkshire Museum

Join us for a screening of Who Will Write Our History followed by a candle lighting to mark Holocaust Remembrance Day.

Film synopsis: In November 1940, days after the Nazis sealed 450,000 Jews in the Warsaw ghetto, a secret band of journalists, scholars and community leaders decides to fight back. Led by historian Emanuel Ringelblum and known by the code name Oyneg Shabes, this clandestine group vows to defeat Nazi lies and propaganda, not with guns or fists but with pen and paper.

Documentary, not rated, 1 hr. 35 min., 2018

Free and open to the community.

The event is co-sponsored by Jewish Federation of the Berkshires.