“Refuge: Stories of the Selfhelp Home”
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Sun, Apr 14, 2:00 pm
This documentary weaves together historical narrative, archival footage, and deeply personal testimony to give voice the last generation of Holocaust victims and tell the story of a singular community in Chicago that has provided a safe haven to more than 1,000 Central European Jewish refugees and survivors. Documentarian Ethan Bensinger will introduce the film and answer questions. (2 hr.) Tickets available beginning Apr 01.