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Sneak Screening of ‘Three Minutes – A Lengthening’ hosted by the LA Jewish Film Festival and Partners (Aug. 16th @ 730pm)


On Tuesday, August 16th, at 730PM, join the LA Jewish Film Festival and parters for a SNEAK SCREENING of the new, high-profile, award-winning documentary about the Holocuast, 'THREE MINUTES - A LENGTHENING', before its LOS ANGELES THEATRICAL PREMIERE, at the Laemmle Royal (11523 Santa Monica Blvd). Tickets @ lajfilmfest.org. Watch the MOVIE TRAILER @ https://youtu.be/I8RprTU0hXY. Post-film QA with Director Bianca Stigter and Author Glenn Kurtz, moderated by Holocaust Scholar, Michael Berenbaum. In partnership with the American Jewish Committee (AJC), Anti-Defamation League (ADL), Chai Center LA, Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany, Consulate General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Consulate General of Republic of Poland, Holland Hollywood Connection, Holocaust Museum LA, JDC (The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee), JLTV, International March of the Living, Mean Streets Management, Shabbat Tent, Survivor Mitzvah Project and Overton Venture Capital (Kerry Miller). *So long as we are watching history, history is not over.* THREE MINUTES:A LENGTHENING explores the human stories hidden within the celluloid. Based on found footage from 1938 Poland. Directed by Bianca Stigter. Co-Produced by Steve McQueen (Director, '12 YEARS A SLAVE'). Narrated by Academy-Award nominated Actress, Helena Bonham Carter. THREE MINUTES: A LENGTHENING explores the human stories hidden within the celluloid. Based on 3 minutes of found footage from 1938 Poland that was restored and archived at the US Holocaust Memorial Museum. It was viewed online by the Chandler family in Detroit who identified their grandfather, Maurice Chandler, in the footage, as a 13-year old boy. Today, Maurice, one of only 100 of the 3000 Jews of Nasielsk to survive the war, is 97 years old. Please note: There is no graphic content and no on-screen violence in the film. It is appropriate for all ages that learn about the Holocaust. Visit www.threeminutesfilm.com for more information. For questions, please contact Tamar Simon, Mean Streets Management, tamar@meanstreetsmanagment.com or 917-670-6824.

Details

Date:
August 16
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
$14
Event Category:
Website:
https://lajfilmfest.org/

Organizer

Los Angeles Jewish Film Festival
Email:
determinedstory@gmail.com
Website:
View Organizer Website

Venue

Laemmle Royal Movie Theater
Los Angeles, CA, 90025 US + Google Map

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Please note: This is a community event not planned by The Jewish Federation.