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They Played for Their Lives South Hills Screening
October 17, 2019 , 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
They Played For Their Lives
description: South Hills Jewish Pittsburgh, in partnership with Classrooms Without Borders, presents “They Played for Their Lives,” a powerful 50-minute documentary about eight Jewish musicians whose lives were saved in the Holocaust by playing music. Following the screening, there will be a discussion and Q&A with Dr. Nurit Jugend, the film’s producer and an Israeli composer and music lecturer at Stanford University. Joining Dr. Jugend will be Frank Grunwald, one of the Holocaust survivors featured in the film. Free and open to the community. South Hills JCC, 345 Kane Blvd. southhillsjewishpittsdburgh.org/cwb