The Illegals and Displaced Persons

Monday Movies

The Illegals

Documentary, USA/Israel (Palestine) 1947/1948, directed by Meyer Levin, 72 Min., English original version

Displaced Persons

Towards the end of 1947, the SS Unafraid departed from the shores of Italy on the way to Palestine with several hundred illegal Jewish immigrants on board. This journey on the troubled waters was filmed and brought to life in this moving documentary.
Documentary, Israel 1979, directed by Igal Bursztyn, ca. 48 Min.

A discussion with Tamar Lewinsky, curator of contemporary history, will follow the showing.

One of the accompanying events for the In a Foreign Country. Publications from the Displaced Persons Camps exhibition.

Past event
Where

Old Building, ground level, Auditorium


Lindenstraße 9–14, 10969 Berlin

Where

Old Building, ground level, Auditorium


Lindenstraße 9–14, 10969 Berlin

More Information

  • When

    30 November 2015, 7.30 pm

  • Where
    Old Building, ground level, Auditorium

    
Lindenstraße 9–14, 10969 Berlin

  • Please noteEvent in English language

Monday Movies for the Exhibition (3) In a Foreign Country: Publications from Displaced Persons Camps Show all

In a Foreign Country: Publications from Displaced Persons Camps

Films related to the exhibition theme, screened at the Jewish Museum Berlin during the exhibition

German Concentration Camps Factual Survey

23 November 2015 7.30 pm
Documentary, UK 1945/2014, 88 min., English

The Illegals and Displaced Persons

30 November 2015, 7.30 pm
The Illegals: Directed by Meyer Levin, USA/Israel (Palestine) 1947/1948, 72 min., English (original version)
Displaced Persons: Directed by Igal Bursztyn, Israel 1979, about 48 min., English (original version)

Ha-Kayitz Shel Aviya (Aviya’s summer)

7 December 2015, 7.30 pm
Feature film, directed by Eli Cohen, Israel 1988, 95 min., Hebrew with German subtitles