25 2015

North American Premiere "Sperre" A Polish Film about the Lodz Ghetto

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Berney Theatre, Asper Jewish Community Campus 123 Doncaster Street
Winnipeg, MB R3N 2B2

Contact Belle Jarniewski

North American premiere of a film about the September, 1942 Aktion in which over 15,000 children, elderly and ill Jews were deported from the Lodz Ghetto to their deaths in Chelmno (Kulmhof). Piotr Weychert, the film's director will be in attendance for Q and A. Presented by the Holocaust Education Centre, the Polish Consulate and German and Slavic Studies, University of Manitoba, Ogniwo Polish Museum.

Sponsor: HEC, Polish Consulate, German and Slavic Studies, UM, Ogniwo