The “Elie Wiesel” National Institute for Studying Holocaust in Romania (INSHR – EW), in partnership with the US Embassy in Romania, announces the film festival “Holocaust through the Eyes of Filmgoers”, scheduled during January 27 – 29.
This is the first film festival dedicated to the Holocaust and reunites famous adaptations, valuable documentaries and Romanian productions.
The event will take place at the Horia Bernea Studio at the National Museum of the Romanian Peasant.
The official opening of the festival will take place tomorrow, on January 27, starting at 5.30 pm, in the presence of director Radu Gabrea, of INSHR — EW representatives as well as of members of the US Embassy.
The first day of the festival will present the audience Romanian director Radu Gabrea’s film “Gruber’s Journey” and “Genocides”, an Oscar-winning documentary narrated Liz Taylor and Orson Welles.
On January 28, the audience may enjoy the films: “Nazi Concentration Camps” (1945); “Judgment at Nuremberg” (1961); “The Path to Nazi Genocide” and “The long way home”, and on January 29, the agenda includes “Black Sunday”; “The Diary of Anne Frank” (1959) and “Wallenberg”, INSHR — EW further announces.