Welcome to our new web site!

To give our readers a chance to experience all that our new website has to offer, we have made all content freely avaiable, through October 1, 2018.

During this time, print and digital subscribers will not need to log in to view our stories or e-editions.

Bethel University

Laddie Lollar Symposium on Human Rights Features Documentary Film

Posted 10/9/19

The Laddie Lollar Symposium on Human Rights is Thursday, October 17 at 7 p.m. in Odom Hall on the campus of Bethel University. The symposium features a screening of “Kinderblock 66: Return to …

This item is available in full to subscribers.

Please log in to continue

E-mail
Password
Log in
Bethel University

Laddie Lollar Symposium on Human Rights Features Documentary Film

Posted

The Laddie Lollar Symposium on Human Rights is Thursday, October 17 at 7 p.m. in Odom Hall on the campus of Bethel University. The symposium features a screening of “Kinderblock 66: Return to Buchenwald” and Q & A with the film’s executive producer Steven Moskovic.

When Buchenwald concentration camp was liberated in 1945, there were almost 1,000 boys who had been protected by political prisoners being held at the camp. The film follows four of those “Buchenwald Boys” as they travel back to Buchenwald for the 65th anniversary of the camp’s liberation and their efforts to secure recognition as Righteous Among the Nation status for the man who kept them alive.

Steven Moskovic’s father, Alex Moskovic, was one of the Buchenwald Boys, and his father’s experience inspired him to make the film. Steve is an award-winning producer, director and photographer with over 25 years experience. His production credits include independent and feature films and features for ESPN, The History Channel, PBS and the Discovery Channel.

The Lollar Symposium is sponsored by Bethel University’s College of Arts and Sciences, Division of Social Science, Department of History and the Tennessee Holocaust Commission. For more information, please contact Dr. Jenni Marlow at marlowj@bethelu.edu or Dr. Sarah Kidd at kidds@bethelu.edu or 731-352-4224.

Comments

No comments on this story | Please log in to comment by clicking here
Please log in or register to add your comment