Ina was young, beautiful and rich; Jack was balding, poor and married. They became involved in an unlikely romance, in the even more improbable setting of a Nazi concentration camp. A tale of two, star-crossed lovers, chronicled in secret, lyrical love letters, STEAL A PENCIL FOR ME is a transcendent, complex story of a love affair that began during the Holocaust and continues to survive.
“My biggest challenge as a filmmaker was… could a 94-year-old Jack and an 84-year-old Ina carry a movie?”
“…It is not a film about the Holocaust; it’s a film about an intimate, personal experience that could have happened to any one of us. I realized that if we can all remember that, such genocide will never happen again.” More>>