KHRCA Film Screening: Woman in Gold

Start Date: May 10 2017 - 12:10 PM

End Date: May 10 2017 - 02:00 PM

Audience: General Public Event

Category: Community

Location: KHRCA A-202

Description:

KHRCA Film Screening: Woman in Gold.

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017 at 12:10pm.

Sixty years after fleeing Vienna in the wake of the Anschluss, Maria Altmann, now an elderly Jewish widow living in Los Angeles, seeks to reclaim family possession that were seized by the Nazis. Chief among them is a famous portrait of Mariaâ?Ts beloved Aunt Adele: Gustave Klimtâ' Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer more commonly known as Woman in Gold. With the help of a young lawyer, Randy Schoeberg,
they embark upon a legal battle with the Austrian government to recover the painting and others, ultimately ending up in the Supreme Court of the UnitedStates.

Released in 2015, 109 minutes.

 

Website: http://www.qcc.cuny.edu/khrca/


Contact Name: Marisa Hollywood

Contact Phone: 718-281-5770

Contact Email: MHollywood@qcc.cuny.edu

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