Tag Archives: Tatiana de Rosnay

CJFF Overview

Chicago has a new film festival! Beginning tonight, the Chicago Jewish Film Festival will show 10 films over two long weekends. Screenings will be held at the Cinemark/Century in Evanston, the Illinois Holocaust Museum in Skokie, and the Music Box Theatre on … Continue reading

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LA RAFLE (2010)

Tzivi reviews La Rafle… with a look back at Sarah’s Key July 16, 1942: Early in the morning, French gendarmes start banging on the doors of thousands of Jewish Parisians, and order them to pack one suitcase of personal effects each … Continue reading

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SARAH’S KEY

Sarah’s Key, a new French film based on Tatiana de Rosnay’s best-selling novel, takes us back to an event known as the “Vel’ d’Hiv Roundup.” Over ten thousand Jews are herded into the Velodrome d’Hiver (Winter Velodrome) while French authorities … Continue reading

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