Screening of The Righteous Gypsy

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 11/18/2019
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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Location
New York Institute of Technology

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Don’t miss the remarkable story of Hajrija Imeri-Mihaljić, a brave woman in what is now Kosovo who risked her life to save a two-year-old Jewish girl during World War II and was named one of Yad Vashem’s Righteous Among the Nations.

A post-film talkback will feature the film’s director, the Ambassador to Kosovo, and various community faith leaders. Plus, learn how UJA cares for Holocaust survivors around the world — and what you can do to help.

Speakers:
Mrs. Ines Demiri
First Secretary, Consulate General of the Republic of Kosovo in New York
Rabbi Bob Kaplan
Jewish Community Relations Council of New York
Imam Tahir Kukiqi
Imam of the Albanian Islamic Cultural Center in Staten Island
Ambassador Teuta Sahatqija
Ambassador of Kosovo
Mr. Jakov Sedlar
Director, The Righteous Gypsy

Pre-Reception: 6:30 pm
Film Screening: 7:00 pm

For more information and to register, click here.