MJFF-The Essential Link 3-13 2:00 PM FREE SENIOR FILM PMA
The Essential Link: The Story of Wilfred Israel / Documentary / 2016 / Israel / Hebrew, German w/ Eng ST / 82 min
Documentary / Dir: Sam Pollard / USA / 2017 / 100 min Free Senior Film
Why is the story of retail businessman Wilfred Israel, who saved 15 times more people than Oskar Schindler, largely unknown? The owner of Berlins largest department store played a key role in the Kindertransport program and helped save tens of thousands of Jews . Filmmaker Yonatan Nir (My Hero Brother - MJFF 2017) takes us on a revealing journey into Wilfrid Israels life and the reasons for his disappearance from history. Senior Film
Free Senior film will followed by a dessert reception.
This event is free but tickets are required to attend. There is no charge for reserving tickets.
Portland Museum of Art (View)
7 Congress Street
Portland, ME 04101
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