Thursday, August 6
5:00 pm Pacific

 

Teicholz Holocaust Remembrance Film Series

 

THE GARDEN OF THE FINZI-CONTINIS

 

 

The Garden of the Finzi-Continis (1970) won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language film. Directed by the legendary Vittorio De Sica and based on the classic 1962 novel by Giorgio Bassaniis, the film tells the story of the Finzi-Continis, a wealthy Jewish aristocratic family facing rising fascism in 1930s Italy.  

WATCH THE FILM any time before 5:00 pm on August 6. You will receive a link after you register.

JOIN THE ZOOM WEBINAR at 5:00 pm on August 6 for a live discussion about the film with Boston University 's Nancy Harrowitz, Professor of Italian and Chair of the Department of Romance Studies, moderated by award-winning journalist and author Tom Teicholz.

This event is part of the Teicholz Holocaust Remembrance Film Series, presented in collaboration with the Italian Cultural Institute of Los Angeles.

Thank you to Davidson-Hooker Fund, Y&S Nazarian Family Foundation, Rita and Leo Greenland Family Foundation, and The Richenthal Foundation for their generous support of the Teicholz Holocaust Remembrance Film Series.

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