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The Rescue-A Live Film-Concerto

STATUS: This event will occur as scheduled.
WHERE: Museum of Jewish Heritage
WHEN: March 14 @ 7:00 pm
Event Details

Join us for the U.S. premiere of The Rescue-A Live Film-Concerto and discover the remarkable story of Colonel José Arturo Castellanos, as told by his grandsons. In 1942 Colonel Castellanos, the Salvadoran Consul General led the movement to save European Jews during the Holocaust by creating and distributing more than 13,000 Salvadoran citizenship papers. Explore his story in a film accompanied by a live Latin chamber orchestra and followed by a conversation with the filmmakers, Alvaro and Boris Castellanos.

For ticket information contact: www.mjhnyc.org. Fee: $10, $5 Museum Members & BPC Residents

This program is made possible in part through a partnership with Battery Park City Authority and The Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust.