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August 22, 2017

‘Long Is the Road’ (Germany, 1948)

Long Is the Road is the first feature film to represent the Holocaust from a Jewish perspective. Made by and about Jewish displaced persons, the film was shot on location at Landsberg, the largest displaced persons camp in U.S.-occupied Germany. Effectively mixing neorealist and expressionist styles, the film follows a Polish Jew (played by Israel Becker, one of the founders of the first professional Yiddish theater company in postwar Germany) and his family from the thriving Jewish community of prewar Warsaw…

Start: August 22, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
End: August 22, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Nelson Mandela Auditorium
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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