There Was Once... 2011, Directed by Gábor Kálmán

  1. Date/Time

  2. Location

    Center for Jewish History

    15 W. 16th St.
    New York, NY 10011


  3. Admission

    Members: $7 CJH, LBI members, seniors, students
    Non-members: $10 general

The second of two films screened in commemoration of the 70th anniversary of nationwide Jewish deportations in Hungary, There Was Once… documents the contemporary struggles of a Hungarian high school teacher who sparks controversy by uncovering the Jewish past of her small town, Kalocsa.

Director Gábor Kálmán, a Holocaust survivor from Kalocsa, will introduce the film and discuss the memory of Jewish life in Hungary.

Co-presented with the Center for Jewish History