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Screening the holocaust cinema"s images of the unimaginable by Ilan Avisar

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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English


  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in motion pictures.

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Edition Notes

StatementIlan Avisar.
SeriesJewish literature and culture
LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.H53 A95 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 212 p., [6] p. of plates :
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2408158M
ISBN 100253303761, 0253204755
LC Control Number87045400

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  The Jewish Community Federation of Richmond, Weinstein JCC, and the Virginia Holocaust Museum present: Denial () A film by Mick Jackson / minutes / Drama, Biography. When Professor Deborah E. Lipstadt (Rachel Weisz) includes World War II historian, David Irving (Timothy Spall), in a book about Holocaust deniers, Irving accuses her of libel and sparks a legal . The Holocaust Center sponsors a book club that meets bi-monthly and discusses a variety of books related to the Holocaust and civil rights. During this meeting, members will discuss Defiance by Nechama Tec. Defiance centers on the experience of the Bielski partisan group and their leader, Tuvia Bielski. There will also be a screening of the film by the same name in advance of the discussion. To commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day join us at Stockton Central Library for a film screening of ‘The Book Thief’ a World War II drama based on the novel of the same name by Markus Zusak. The film will be followed by refreshments and a chance to discuss the film and book. Tickets £3 – book your place on or [email. Yosefa Loshitzky is Professor of Film, Media, and Cultural Studies at the University of East London. She is author of Identity Politics on the Israeli Screen, a Choice Outstanding Academic Book for , The Radical Faces of Godard and Bertolucci, and editor of Spielberg's Holocaust (IUP, ).