Scenes from the Warsaw Ghetto Staged to Imperfection

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    Premiere: 5/3/2011

A survivor recounts his participation in a staged scene from an infamous work of Nazi propaganda — “The Ghetto” — that depicts rabbis and petitioners visiting a bureau where their grievances are cordially heard amidst a number of dubiously placed props — including a large, lit menorah — put there by the filmmakers who believed it would lend authenticity to the scene.

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