Soul Witness, The Brookline Holocaust Witness Project

Thursday, January 25
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1hr 05mins // directed by:R. Harvey Bravman

Special Screening, Soul Witness, The Brookline Holocaust Witness Project.

Soul Witness, a work-in-progress documentary film by R. Harvey Bravman returns to the Coolidge after two sold out 2017 screenings. The film is based on over 80 hours of interviews conducted by world renowned Holocaust testimony expert Lawrence Langer that had been locked in a metal storage unit for over 20 years. 

Supporters of the film include Facing History and Ourselves, the Fortunoff Archives for Holocaust Testimony at Yale University, Re-imagining Migration and the Brookline Community Foundation.

The event will also feature:

- A new video will debut, featuring family members of those who gave testimony over a quarter of a century ago and others connected to the original project.

- Karen Chase, former Director of Brookline Access Television will tell the story of how this extraordinary interview project came to be in the early 1990’s and the making of the film

- Adam Strom of Re-imagining Migration will moderate a Q&A discussion. Panelists include R. Harvey Bravman, Producer/Director of Soul Witness, Margo Strom, Founder of Facing History and Ourselves  and Janet Stein, President of Generations After

Parents Strongly Cautioned – some material in this film may not be appropriate for children under 13.