Holocaust: Affect and Absence

Date:
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Holocaust: Affect and Absence. Death Mills was the first documentary to show what the Allies found when they liberated the Nazi extermination camps. Night and Fog contrasts the stillness of the abandoned camps’ quiet, empty buildings with haunting wartime footage.
Date:
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Holocaust: Affect and Absence. Night Will Fall uses archive footage and testimony from both survivors and liberators to tell of the liberation of the German concentration camps.
Date:
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Holocaust: Affect and Absence. Director Arnon Goldfinger' s moving family portrait and an insightful look at the ways different generations deal with the memory of the Holocaust.
Date:
Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Holocaust: Affect and Absence. Tracing the migratory paths of her family before World War II, director Ruth Beckermann returns to the European Jewish communities which inspired her childhood stories.
Date:
Sunday, April 9, 2017
Time:
2 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Holocaust: Affect and Absence. Made over a decade, Histoire(s) du cinéma is an extraordinary look at film through the eyes of Jean-Luc Godard.
Date:
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Holocaust: Affect and Absence. The Maelstrom adds a devastating dimension to our understanding that no Hollywood movie, no other documentary, has been able to provide. Respite consists of silent black-and-white films shot at Westerbork, filmed by a prisoner.
Date:
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Holocaust: Affect and Absence| Rochester Premiere. In her final masterpiece, Chantal Akerman creates a portrait of her relationship with her mother, Natalia, a Holocaust survivor and central presence in Akerman’s films.