Film: The Garden of the Finzi-Continis

Join us for this Academy Award - winning classic (Best Foreign Language Film, 1971), setting the context for historian Robert Maryks’ talk the next day, which will include correspondence from the Finzi-Continis.

Amid the ravages of WWII, the Finzi-Continis, a cultured Jewish family, live in [...]

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“Grit” a film by Cynthia Wade with Q&A

Shot over the course of six years and co-directed by Academy Award-winning director Cynthia Wade and award-winning director Sasha Friedlander, Grit has been met with critical acclaim at international film festivals. This cinematic documentary captures a hardly known yet massive environmental [...]

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