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Screening: A Love to hide

A  Love to Hide tells  the moving and true story of a young jewish girl looking to escape Nazi-occupied  France, who is sheltered by her childhood friend Jean and his lover Philippe.  This powerful depiction of humanity at its worst and at its best, won 9 awards  at major gay and lesbian film festivals. Emotionally-charged, the film is, as  its heart, a beautiful love story in the face of extreme antisemitism,  homophobia and brutality. French with English subtitles.

Official trailer

Sunday 28 July 2013 2.30pm - 4.30pm
 
Screening followed by light refreshments
Access is free
Woman's Jail, Constitution Hill, Braamfontein
(parking level C - Map attached)
RSVP: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 011 640 3100  

The film is screened in conjunction with the South African Holocaust and Genocide Foundation "In Whom Can I Still Trust?" exhibition in view at Constitution Hill from 21 July - 25 August. An exhibition on the history of the persecution of homosexuals during the Nazi Regime, which also examines the protection of sexual minoritiesin South Africa. Opening on Sunday 21 July at 2.30pm at Woman's Jail, Constitution Hill.

more info on www.ctholocaust.co.za

 

 

 

 

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