For the 70th anniversary of Liberation, the Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre explores this theme, through the lens of the media.
Here are the highlights.
Wed., Oct. 28, 6pm, Montreal Holocaust Museum. 1945: Discovering Reality. Photography by Eric Schwab, who accompanied Allied troops.
Thurs., Oct. 29, 7:30pm, Gelber Conference Centre. Run Boy Run, about Yoram Fridman, who fled the Warsaw ghetto at 8. Screening and discussion with director and Fridman.
Thurs., Nov. 5, 8pm, Segal Centre Cinema-Space. Night Will Fall, the story of the filming of the camps by British, American and
Soviet cameramen. Screening, discussion with filmmaker André Singer.
Mon., November 9, 7pm, Gelber Conference Centre. Kristallnacht Commemoration.
More events, detailed descriptions, mhmc.ca.