Simone Lagrange, a survivor of Auschwitz-Birkenau, recalls with astonishing detail, the horrors of the Holocaust and her role in bringing Nazi war criminal Klaus Barbie to justice. Composed of a lengthy interview interspersed with archival footage, she recalls unspeakable acts of barbarity with clear-eyed acuity.
Breaking the Silence – Music in Afghanistan
Monday, Oct. 8 at 7:30 p.m.
The story of the return of music to Afghanistan after the fall of the Taliban. Their banning of music is unprecedented in musical history, but during the former regimes of the Mujaheddin and the Soviets, music was caught in the political crossfire and could be a matter of life and death.