The Forgotten Refugees

Date Wednesday, January 27, 2016, 7:00 pm Organization Jewish Museum of Florida – FIU Categories Films
Place Jewish Museum of Florida - FIU Address 301 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach Phone 786-972-3175 Website Contact Email

Using personal testimony, rare archival footage, and images of exodus and resettlement, this 49-minute documentary,The Forgotten Refugees, explores the history and contributions of Middle Eastern and North African Jews, the enormously rich cultures they were forced to leave behind, and the ultimate extinction of these indigenous communities, some of which had flourished for over 2,500 years. Introduction by Executive Producer Avi Goldwasser. Free and open to the public.