Who Will Write Our History?

U.S., 96m, DCP

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Screened January 18–February 21, 2019

With a wealth of archival footage and detailed re-enactments, this film recounts the incredible story of Emanuel Ringelblum, who secretly led a team of writers and intellectuals to preserve a vibrant Jewish culture in the Warsaw Ghetto shortly after the Nazis took over. What resulted was a startlingly deep and diverse portrait of European Jewish life, as the Oyneg Shabes Archive made an invaluable contribution to the historical record. Based on the book by Samuel Kassow. 

In English, Yiddish, and Polish with English subtitles.

Official selection: New York Jewish Film Festival

Exclusive NY engagement. An Abramorama release.

A film by Roberta Grossman

CRITIC’S PICK! A vital Holocaust documentary… Heartbreaking.”

The New York Times