08 | Jan
2018
08 | Jan
2018

film and discussion

Reversing Oblivion

The New York City premiere of this documentary film brings us to the filmmaker’s discovery of her grandparents’ confiscated pre-World War II estate and her own German Jewish heritage, and records the work of a Cornell University architecture team to design creative new uses for the site. With filmmakers Ann Michel and Phil Wilde, and Cornell Architecture Professor Aleksandr Mergold. Reception to follow.

Presented by: Center for Jewish History, Jewish Studies Program of Cornell University, YIVO Institute for Jewish Research & Leo Baeck Institute

film and discussion