KHC Cinema Series: Incident at Vichy

Start Date: November 29 2017 - 12:15 PM

End Date: November 29 2017 - 02:00 PM

Audience: General Public Event

Category: Performing Arts and Film

Location: Kupferberg Holocaust Center

Description:

KHC Cinema Series: Incident at Vichy Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 12:10-2:00pm at the KHC Adapted from Arthur Miller's play, this film focuses on a group of men detained in Vichy France; and held to wait unknowingly, for what turns out to be their "racial" inspection by German military officers and Vichy French police during World War II. It focuses on the subjects of human nature, guilt, fear, and complicity and examines how the Nazis were able to perpetrate the Holocaust with so little resistance. The play first premiered on Broadway in December of 1964. See follow-up discussion taking place on December 6th, 2017. Released in 2016, 94 minutes 

 


Contact Name: Marisa Hollywood

Contact Phone: 718.281.5770

Contact Email: mhollywood@qcc.cuny.edu

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