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Film Class: 'The Flat'

  • Jewish Community Library 1835 Ellis Street San Francisco, CA 94115 (map)

Taught by Library Director Howard Freedman. Film will be shown in video projection.

When Israeli filmmaker Arnon Goldfinger was sorting through the possessions of his recently deceased grandmother, he made the surprising and unsettling discovery of items indicating a relationship between his refugee grandparents and a prominent Nazi. Going back to their native Germany, he embarks on a journey that brings out powerful questions about the nature of memory. 2011, 97 minutes, in Hebrew, English, and German with subtitles.