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Letters to afar : Museum of the History of Polish Jews 18.05-30.09.2013 : video installation by Péter Forgács with music by the Klezmatics, commissioned by the Museum of the History of Polish Jews and the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research : exhibition organized with financial support of the Polish Ministry of Culture and National Heritage

Author: Péter ForgácsMagdalena ProkopowiczDominika GajewskaMaria ZawadzkaKlezmatics (Musical group)All authors
Publisher: Warsaw : Museum of the History of Polish Jews, 2013. ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The exhibition presents the life of Polish Jews as captured in prewar films made by American Jews during return visits to their birthplaces.
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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Péter Forgács; Magdalena Prokopowicz; Dominika Gajewska; Maria Zawadzka; Klezmatics (Musical group); Muzeum Historii Żydów Polskich.; Yivo Institute for Jewish Research.; Poland. Ministerstwo Kultury i Dziedzictwa Narodowego.
ISBN: 9788392838067 8392838068
OCLC Number: 895739588
Notes: The footage used comes from the collections of the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research in New York, the National Film Archive in Warsaw, the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, Beth Hatefutsoth in Tel Aviv and the Steven Spielberg Jewish Film Archive in Jerusalem.
Description: 61 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Listy do tych co daleko.
Listy do tych co daleko
Katalog wystawy (Muzeum Historii Żydów Polskich ; Warszawa ; 2013)
Responsibility: [texts edited by Magdalena Prokopowicz ; translation, Dominika Gajewska, Maria Zawadzka].

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The exhibition presents the life of Polish Jews as captured in prewar films made by American Jews during return visits to their birthplaces.

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