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National Museum of American Jewish History
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Tickets are $8
Location:
101 Indenpendence Mall East
Philadelphia, PA 19106
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The National Museum of American Jewish History’s mission is to present educational programs and experiences that preserve, explore and celebrate the history of Jews in America. Our purpose is to connect Jews more closely to their heritage and to

Beyond Color: The Films of Joel Katz -- White: A Memoir in Color

February 13, 2013 6:30 PM-8:30 PM

White: A Memoir in Color, is a personal exploration of identity, and how the filmmaker’s upbringing and relationship with his father came to bear on his own decisions about race and adoption.

 
Discussion with the filmmaker to follow, moderated by Louis Massiah, Executive Director, Scribe Video Center.
 
Don't miss Strange Fruit on February 6. Purchase the series package and save! Discounts available for PJFF Supporter Subscribers and Scribe Members.

Independent filmmaker Joel Katz makes films that expand upon micro-histories to examine broader themes of social history and race in America. His work has been awarded grants by the National Endowment for the Arts and numerous other agencies.

This program has been supported in part by the Pennsylvania Humanities Council, the Federal-State Partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Dolfinger-McMahon Foundation

In conjunction with the special exhibition Beyond Swastika and Jim Crow: Jewish Refugee Scholars at Black Colleges.

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