Monthly Archives: December 2012

Margarethe von Trotta: Acceptance of the 2012 Leo Baeck Medal

German film director Margarethe von Trotta accepts the Leo Baeck Medal in New York on November 28, 2012.

German film director Margarethe von Trotta accepted the Leo Baeck Medal on November 28, 2012 at the Leo Baeck Institutes annual gala award dinner in New York City.

Ambassador Peter Ammon: Laudatio for Margarethe von Trotta, Recipient of the 2012 Leo Baeck Medal

German Ambassador Peter Ammon at the LBI Gala Award Dinner on November 28, 2012 in New York.

“We are meeting tonight in New York City in the year 2012, with the world around us looking dangerous again, where in many parts of the world trust and traditional truths are being replaced by uncertainty….”

German Ambassador Peter Ammon Presents 2012 Leo Baeck Medal to Margarethe von Trotta

Peter Ammon presents the Leo Baeck Medal to Margarethe von Trotta in New York on November 28, 2012

On November 28, 2012, German Ambassador Peter Ammon awarded the Leo Baeck Medal to German filmmaker Margarethe von Trotta.