december, 2020

fri04dec(dec 4)12:00 amsat12(dec 12)6:00 amThe Tattooed TorahEvent Type:Virtual screeningSubjects:American Jewish Life,Animation,Antisemitism,Arts & Culture,Biography,Czech Republic,Holocaust and WWII,Religion

Event Details

Marvell Ginsburg’s renowned children’s book has been educating young children about the Holocaust for generations, telling the true story of the rescue and restoration of a small Torah from Czechoslovakia. This is now an animated film, narrated by Ed Asner, that brings illustrator Martin Lemel- man’s rich artwork to life and allows this story of redemption to reach a much broader audience.

Film: 21 minutes

Director: Marc Bennett

Production countries: USA

Year: 2019

The LAJFF have a special event for this film on Monday, December 7: