ST. NICHOLAS CHURCH MEN’S CLUB HOSTS A MOVIE/ With Special Guest: Norman Gershman /
Besa: The Promise tells the story of the people of Nazi-occupied Albania who saved the lives of thousands of Jews during WWII./
Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 12:30 PM/
St. Nicholas Albanian Orthodox Church (Fellowship Hall)/
181-14 Midland Parkway (Side Entrance), Jamaica Estates, Queens, NY 11432
Light Lunch Will Be Provided/
With Special Guest: Norman Gershman
Norman Gershman has been a photographer for over 30 years. In 2002, Norman was doing research for a photo essay on righteous gentiles – non-Jews, who rescued Jews during the Holocaust. He heard about the unique story of Albanian bravery during WWII: that the entire country, including the government, refused to collaborate with the Nazis, even while under a brutal occupation.
Will share the story of her husbands’ family who protected Jews during the Holocaust.
For More Information Contact:
Edi Sera 917.607.9049 Tom Beno 917.952.9252
Majlinda Myrto 917.669.2288 Ilia Lluka 646.529.9709