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Names, Not Numbers: A Movie in the Making

Wednesday, Jun 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Free

The story never dies. Generations combine. Join us for an evening of inspiration, enlightenment and hope as we carry the story forward.

Ensuring students meet with Holocaust Survivors is a critical piece of our mission. Names, Not Numbers is an interactive multi media Holocaust Oral History Film Documentary project created by educator, Tova Rosenberg. The “Names, Not Numbers©” program, transformed the Holocaust educational experience for the 8th graders at St. Margaret Mary Catholic School into something special.

Moving beyond the traditional classroom, the students participated in a multifaceted experience that turned them into journalists and filmmakers. They developed in-depth interview questions, met, interviewed, filmed and edited the interviews with Survivors Helen Greenspun, Eva London-Ritt, Sonja Marchesano, and Harry Lowenstein as well as Liberator Gilbert Waganheim to become fully engaged in the full story of their life before, during and after the Holocaust.

Students gained a profound, firsthand understanding of the horror, sadness, and triumph needed to ensure these important stories are told, retold and remembered.

Join us for a screening of the culmination of their work. Immediately following the screening, a panel of students will answer questions about their experience.

Event agenda:

Film screening: 6:30pm – 7:30pm

Panel discussion with students: 7:30pm – 8:00pm

Details

Date:
Wednesday, Jun 3
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.holocaustedu.org/event/nnn-premier/

Organizers

235
Holocaust Memorial Miami Beach
St. Margaret Mary Catholic School

Venue

Online

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