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Sydney Jewish Museum – Spotlight on Human Rights Issues

Sydney Jewish Museum has recently pushed out an educational program to give us a better understanding of current human rights issues in Australia in 2020. Spotlight On Human Rights Issues 2020 is a series of five online talks, diving into the question: What are human rights and its relation to health, racism and media in […]

It’s Personal: Images of objects from Ravensbruck and Sachsenhausen

With his own Jewish heritage in tow, local Sydney photographer Richard Wiesel was granted access to the closed archives of the memorials Sachsenhausen and Ravensbruck to photograph artifacts that have never been seen. Embarking on the emotional journey, Richard sifted through hundreds of objects either left behind or donated by those who had been imprisoned […]

Holocaust Film Series

The Holocaust Film Series is presented by the Jewish International Film Festival and contains 22 premiere feature films, shorts and documentaries from countries including Holland, Sweden, Germany, Serbia, France, Albania and Denmark. Series director Eddie Tamir explains there were many Holocaust themed films left out of the recent Jewish Film Festival which deserved to be […]