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Pizza in Auschwitz - Virtual Screening and Panel Discussion
Pizza in Auschwitz - Virtual Screening and Panel Discussion

Tue, Aug 09



Pizza in Auschwitz - Virtual Screening and Panel Discussion

Survivor Danny Chanoch, retraces his steps during the Holocaust with his adult children, with the intention of spending a night in his old barrack in Auschwitz-Birkenau. The intergenerational film straddles history, black comedy, deep heartache, and the relationship between trauma and resilience.

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Aug 09, 2022, 6:00 PM PDT



PIZZA IN AUSCHWITZ (Running Time: 65 minutes)

The Israeli documentary Pizza in Auschwitz is a deeply poignant story depicting the deep pain of trauma and how it is passed between generations. Holocaust survivor Dani brings his two grown Israeli children to retrace his steps and explore the memories that have haunted him, and them from the Holocaust.  

Join us for our annual summer film screening series with virtual panel discussions with renowned historians, filmmakers, and survivors, moderated by noted journalist/author Tom Teicholz.

Panelists include:

-Prof. Helga Schreckenberger, Chair of the Department of German and Russian at the University of Vermont

-Jon Kean, Documentary Filmmaker, film credits include "Swimming in Auschwitz" and "After Auschwitz" 


The 2022 Teicholz Holocaust Remembrance Film Series is supported by the Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany.

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