Meeting

24.11.2016 18:00

The Polish and Yiddish Cinema in the Interwar Period: a Personal Union

fot. Muzeum Historii Żydów Polskich

During the interwar period, Warsaw remained one of the most significant centres of the Yiddish-language film industry. Jewish filmmakers played a vital role in the Polish film industry during that period.


Audio report from the meetnig (language: Polish) >>

What were the consequences of this “personal union” and the impact thereof on the development of both the Polish and the Jewish film industry?

A lecture by Dr Iwona Kurz, director of the Institute for Polish Culture of the University of Warsaw, an expert in the field of film and visual arts.

 

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