The Making Of A Danish Rescue Film: “A Day In October” 30 Years Later | Downtown Alliance

The Making Of A Danish Rescue Film: “A Day In October” 30 Years Later

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Oct 1, 2020
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Museum of Jewish Heritage — A Living Memorial to the Holocaust
36 Battery Place
New York, NY 10280
(646) 437-4202
Suggested Donation: $10
Denmark was the only occupied country to actively resist the Nazi deportation of its Jewish citizens. On the 77th anniversary of the historic Danish Rescue that saved 7,200 Jews, we will convene the filmmakers of the 1991 film A Day in October – a dramatic and compelling resistance narrative that brings one Jewish family’s story to life. The rescue operation will be examined in comparative perspective with insights from screenwriter Damian Slattery, director Kenneth Madsen, and an actor from the film, moderated by Wagner Holocaust Center Director Lori Weintrob. Our programs have a suggested donation of $10 which enables us to present programs like this one. We thank you for your support.
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Location Info

36 Battery Place
Battery Park City
New York, NY 10280