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Date: 3.11.18 Time: 1:00pm Venue: USM - Talbot Lecture Hall/Luther Bonney Hall

Uploading_Holocaust

Portland – Free Youth Program

The first documentary based entirely on curated YouTube clips. Every year, thousands of Israeli high school students make the “journey to Poland” to learn about the Holocaust.  They visit 4 concentration camps, 3 mass graves, 2 ghettos and perform 14 memorial ceremonies over 8 days. Technologically savvy, the teens record  the entire experience - from… Read more
Date: 3.19.17 Time: 1:00pm Venue: USM - Talbot Lecture Hall/Luther Bonney Hall

Freedom Runners

FREE YOUTH FILM – Portland

A young Jewish teacher in Tel Aviv starts a running club for his students, the sons and daughters of African asylum seekers.  Their talent and commitment bring them to national races, but their lack of Israeli citizenship denies them the trophies and recognition they earn. Asylum seekers, whether in Israel or Maine, cannot return to… Read more