The Forgotten Ones
The film brings to light, as an historical scoop, the Yugoslav Holocaust which resulted in the slaying of 85% of the Yugoslav glorious Jewish community who did not suffer any form of discrimination. Stella, a young Israeli born in Yugoslavia researches the nature of the extermination of Jews, the part of the Germans, and the part played by the various Yugoslav nationalities in the massacre. Parallel, Stella is exploring what was the fate of her great grandfather who saved Jews during the war. Yugoslavia”s beautiful scenery provides a dramatic contrast to the horrible deeds performed on its soil.
Length: 74 minutes
Director: Nitza Gonen
Screening will be accompanied by a Q&A.
Q&A with director Nitza Gonen will play immediately after the film in-theater and be available as bonus content for virtual participants.