When Memory Comes: A Film About Saul Friedländer

History Music & Arts
Saul Friedländer
Frank Diamand
Interakt and Joodse Omroep
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In this documentary the Jewish historian Saul Friedländer (1932, Prague) and his life-long quest to describe the extermination of the European Jews without losing or repressing a primary feeling of disbelief. Friedländer’s life and work is totally intertwined with the history of Europe and European Jewry.

He survived Second World War in a convent school in France while his parents tried to flee to Switzerland in vain and were deported and murdered in Auschwitz.