Independent Films from Around the World: La Rafle
Pre-film talk with Dr. John Pfeifer begins at 8pm and will last approximately 30 minutes.
Based on the true events of the 1942 ‘Vélodrome d’Hiver round up’, La Rafle portrays the mass arrest of 13,000 Jews in occupied Paris by the French Police before they were deported to concentration camps in Eastern Europe. The story is seen through the eyes of a twelve-year-old Jewish boy, Joseph Weismann and Protestant nurse, Annette Monod.
Not Rated; Directed by Roselyne Bosch (2010); 115 mins. This film includes subtitles.
*Note: Cash or check only for tickets purchased at the door the night of the show.