The Invisibles

Directed by Claus Räfle · Germany · 2017 · 110 min · German with subtitles

Following the film, join us for a talk-back with Rabbi Aaron Bergman.

In June 1943, Germany infamously declared Berlin “judenfrei”—“free of Jews.” But at that moment there were still 7,000 Jews living in the Nazi capital: hiding in attics, basements, and warehouses, protected by courageous Berliners while desperately trying to avoid deportation. Only 1,700 lived to liberation. The Invisibles tells the stories of four survivors, interweaving their testimony with highly accomplished dramatizations, an unusual hybrid approach that brings edge-of-the-seat suspense to their years spent underground.

Wednesday, April 25, 5 PM | The Berman Center for the Performing Arts

 

Co-sponsored by Adat Shalom Synagogue C.H.A.I.M.Holocaust Memorial Center Zekelman Family Campus

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