March of the Living
Sunday Mar 26 01:00 PM
Doris Duke Theatre
Museum members: $8.00
General Admission: $10.00
About the Film:
Part of the Honolulu Jewish Film Festival 2017
Directed by Jessica Sanders. USA. 2010. 74 min.
Launched in 1988, the March of the Living is an education program that brings people from around the world to Poland to study the history of the Holocaust. Jessica Sanders documents this annual event that introduces teenagers to the last generation of Holocaust survivors as they retrace the Death March from Auschwitz to Birkenau while raising awareness of the worldwide dangers of genocide.
The film will be introduced by Dr. Peter Hoffenberg, Associate Professor of History at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa.