Film: Cloudy Sunday

An Untold Tale: The Holocaust in Greece Series

Greek drama that tells the story of the forbidden love between Estrea, a young Jewish girl, and Giorgos – a Christian and the brother-in-law of the famed composer Vassilis Tsitanis – in 1942 Thessaloniki (Salonika). Both young people are members of the Resistance. The film depicts the destruction of the Sephardic Jewish community of Salonika, whose Jewish population was 50,000 before the war, and 1,900 after. In Greek with subtitles, 2 hours, suitable for ages 15+.

Instructor: Dr. Amy Shapiro & member of the Greek Orthodox clergy

Free & open to the public.

 

Co-Sponsors:

Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church

Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago

Harry & Rose Samson Family JCC

Sts. Constantine & Helen Church

Date:

Sun. January 14, 2018

Time:

 2:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Location:

Community Hall at Harry & Rose Samson Family JCC

6255 N. Santa Monica Blvd.

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