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1945 Screening w/ Introduction by Annette Insdorf


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Columbia's Institute for Israel and Jewish Studies presents

with an Introduction by Annette Insdorf
Professor of Film and former Director of Undergraduate Film Studies, Columbia University
author of "Indelible Shadows: Film and the Holocaust"

Monday, April 9
617 Kent Hall

Please RSVP to iijs@columbia.edu by April 8
Seating will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Synopsis: On a hot August day in 1945, an Orthodox man and his grown son arrive in a rural Hungarian town while the villagers prepare for the wedding of the town clerk's son. Their arrival throws the townspeople into disarray, inciting an unexpected reckoning with their recent past.
(91 minutes)