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Free Screening of "Persona Non Grata"

Date/Time

Mar 30, 2017
06:00 PM until 09:00 PM

Description

Join the Consulate-General of Japan in Miami, Florida Gulf Coast University, and FGCU’s Center for Judaic, Holocaust, and Genocide Studies for a special film screening of “Persona Non Grata” on Thursday, March 30 at FGCU’s Cohen Center in room 214.  The screening is free and open to the public.

 

“Persona Non Grata” tells the story of Chiune Sugihara, commonly referred to as “Japan’s Schindler.” Sugihara served as a Japanese Consul in Lithuania during World War II and saved the lives of thousands of Jews by issuing them transit visas, helping them flee from danger.

 

“Persona Non Grata” is 139 minutes in length. The film is in Japanese with English subtitles. Seating is limited and is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Cost

Free

Location

View map Florida Gulf Coast University Cohen Center
10501 FGCU Blvd. N.
Fort Myers, FL

Additional Information

Phone

239-590-7239

Contact email

pbartrop@fgcu.edu

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