On International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Remembering Persecuted Jews

  In 2005, the United Nations General Assembly designated January 27—the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau—as International Holocaust Remembrance Day. According to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington DC, the day was established to commemorate victims of the Nazis and to raise awareness, thereby preventing future genocide. Drawing from the Universal Declaration […]

A Story of Life, Told by Numbers

In the discussion following Numbered, Co-director Dana Doron spoke with Annette Insdorf, Professor in the Graduate Film Program of Columbia University’s School of the Arts, Director of Undergraduate Film Studies at Columbia, and author of the book Indelible Shadows: Film and Holocaust. A doctor by profession, Doron recounted the event that triggered the making of […]