Ben Zvi Institute
Documentation Center of North African Jews during World War 2
Lectures on the occasion of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day
Special screening of the movie "La Nuit des Dupes", produced by the director Dr. Rami Kimchi, who will also lecture on the subject.
Docu-drama about the role of the Jews in the resistance operating in Algeria, during Operation TORCH, in November 1942, and helped the Allies to land on the Algerian coast and changed the course of history in this part of the world during World War II.
18h00 - 18h30: Nicole Cohen-Hadad, director of oral archives, president of the association Les Compagnons du 8 novembre 1942.
"The 8th of November – Underground well-known but shunned"
18h30 - 19h00: Prof. Haim Saadon, Open University and Ben-Zvi Institute
New sources on the Monier network in Tunisia and the role of Jews in resistance
19h00 - 19h30: Dr. Rami Kimhi, cultural critic, director, producer and researcher - Ariel University
The movie "La Nuit des Dupes" and aiming for a balanced national narrative of the Holocaust
19:30: Screening of the movie "Night of Fools"
The conference will take place at the Ben-Zvi Institute on Tuesday, January 29, 2019.