Wednesday, May 22nd: ‘Rescue in the Philippines: Refuge from the Holocaust’

Rescue in the Philippines: Refuge from the Holocaust
Museum of Jewish Heritage (36 Battery Pl., Manhattan)
7pm
$10 in advance

Post-screening discussion with co-producer Barbara Sasser

This new documentary tells the story of the Frieder brothers, cigar makers from Cincinnati, who teamed up with Manuel Quezon, the first president of the Philippines, along with Paul McNutt, U.S. High Commissioner, and Dwight D. Eisenhower to save 1,200 Jews from Nazi persecution.

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