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CPPS Film and Discussion. "The Return"

Adam Zucker, director (83 min., 2014), and Geneviève Zubrzycki, CPPS director
Thursday, January 24, 2019
7:15-9:15 PM
1040 Dana Building Map
The Copernicus Program in Polish Studies is pleased to cosponsor the screening of Adam Zucker's documentary, "The Return." The film follows four young Polish women and their experiences discovering their Jewish identity in a place that used to be the center of Jewish society. Following the film, there will be a discussion with Adam Zucker and Professor Geneviève Zubrzycki, CPPS director.

To learn more about the documentary, watch the trailer here ( or see the film website (

The event is free and open to the public - please RSVP here:

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Co-sponsored by Michigan Hillel SHARE (Students for Holocaust Awareness, Remembrance, and Education), and the Frankel Center for Judaic Studies.
Building: Dana Building
Event Type: Film Screening
Tags: European, Film, History, International, Jewish Studies, Poland
Source: Happening @ Michigan from Copernicus Program in Polish Studies, Judaic Studies, International Institute, Weiser Center for Europe and Eurasia, Michigan Hillel

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