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  • Sunday 17th

    July 2016

  • From 12:30 PM

    To 02:30 PM

  • 100 Crescent Beach Road

    Glen Cove, United States

  • Ticket price

    $10

Film Screening “Facing Arthur”

Details

Date:
July 17, 2016
Time:
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Cost:
$10
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Organizer

HMTC
Phone:
(516) 571-8040

Venue

HMTC
100 Crescent Beach Road
Glen Cove, NY 11542 United States
Phone:
516.571.8040

Reel Upstanders
David Taub Film Series

Film Screening

Facing Arthur

Facing Arthur

Sunday, July 17, 2016 at 12:30 p.m.

With Guest Speakers from
Action Reconciliation Service for Peace and Selfhelp

Holocaust Memorial & Tolerance Center
Welwyn Preserve, 100 Crescent Beach Road
Glen Cove, NY

“Facing Arthur” follows the extraordinary relationship between a young German volunteer of Action Reconciliation Service for Peace who is the grandson of a soldier in Hitler’s Wehrmacht, and a 101 year-old Holocaust Survivor who is too frail to leave his apartment. Before he was forced from his native Poland in 1938, Arthur Lederman was a renowned concert violinist. Christopher Erbsloeh is a budding cellist. From their first painful conversations, they discover that while history is unchangeable, they share a passion for music and art that transcends their differences and generations.

Action Reconciliation Service for Peace is an organization that for 50 years has been committed to working toward reconciliation and peace, as well as fighting racism, discrimination and social exclusion.

There is a suggested donation of $10 to attend. To RSVP in advance, contact Deborah Lom at (516) 471-8040 or dlom@hmtcli.org.

HMTC’s film series was established in honor of David Taub (1932-2010), a Holocaust Survivor and respected friend of the Center.

 

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