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Thursday, April 2, 2015
USC Shoah Foundation Documentary Films Algunos que vivieron (Some Who Lived) (Broken Silence series, 2002) Argentine filmmaker Luis Puenzo (director of the Academy Award®-winning film, ) directed this Spanish-language film, weaving together testimonies from Holocaust survivors now living in Argentina and Uruguay with archival and modern-day footage. Puenzo also explores the connections between Nazism and the darker chapters in modern Argentine history.
Thursday, April 2, 2015
Witnesses for Humanity Collection
Thursday, April 2, 2015
Educational Work/IWitness 2013: As part of the Australia Access Project, post-pilot, follow-up training focused on IWitness integration into the new Australian National Curriculum. 2009-present: Developed a partnership with Educational Services Australia, a ministerial company aligned with the ministry of education to investigate the feasibility of integrating IWitness with the new Australian National Curriculum. The project includes training workshops and classroom pilots.
Thursday, April 2, 2015
2015-2016: Florian Köppl serves as the USC Shoah Foundation Austrian Holocaust Memorial Service in which he works at the Institute for a year in lieu of his mandatory military service.  Each year, USC Shoah Foundation hosts an intern from the Austrian Holocaust Memorial Service. The AHMS is an alternative to Austria's six-month military service requirement for men; instead of serving in the military after high school, they can complete year-long internships at Holocaust memorial institutions around the world or other social service organizations.
Friday, April 3, 2015
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Friday, April 3, 2015
2017: The Institute's 5 testimonies of Cambodian Genocide survivors, recorded in Los Angeles and Long Beach, Calif., in 2009, 2011 and 2015, are integrated into the Visual History Archive. Witnesses for Humanity Collection
Friday, April 3, 2015
2016: Sarah and Chaim Neuberger Holocaust Education Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada features New Dimensions in Testimony exhibition
Friday, April 3, 2015
Nanjing testimonies included in Facing History and Ourselves https://www.facinghistory.org 2015: 20 new Nanjing Massacre survivor testimonies are recorded in December 2014: The first 12 testimonies of survivors of the 1937 Nanjing Massacre are indexed and integrated into the Visual History Archive. The next 18 testimonies are recorded in September and October.
Friday, April 3, 2015
Friday, April 3, 2015
VISUAL HISTORY ARCHIVE in Cuba 2011:  We Remember – The Holocaust and the Creation of a Living Community, the first permanent exhibit about the Holocaust displayed in Cuba opened on December 18 at the Centro Sephardi (Sephardic Center) in Havana. The USC Shoah Foundation, the Simon Wiesenthal Center, and the Jewish Cuba Connection, all Los Angeles-based organizations, partnered on this project and Conscience Display, an exhibit design company in San Diego, designed the exhibit.
Friday, April 3, 2015
2016: Martin Smok gives presentation on testimonies of refugees at U.S. Embassy in Prague. 2015: Testimony clips included in Auschwitz Album photography exhibit at the House of Photography at the Prague City Gallery. 2015: Testimony clips included in exhibit Shattered Hopes: Postwar Czechoslovakia as a Crossroads of Jewish Life at Jewish Museum in Prague. 2014: Testimony clips included in exhibit The Orient in Bohemia at Jewish Museum in Prague.
Friday, April 3, 2015
Additional education resources
Friday, April 3, 2015
Additional educational resources
Friday, April 3, 2015
Friday, April 3, 2015
USC Shoah Foundation Documentary Films A Holocaust szemei (Eyes of the Holocaust) (Broken Silence series, 2002) Director Janos Szasz, the son of Holocaust survivors, made this Hungarian-language documentary that focuses on the experiences of survivors who were children during the Holocaust. Additional education resources in Hungarian Megközelítések (Approaches): A teacher’s guide for the film, A Holocaust Szemei (Eyes of the Holocaust) – in print
Friday, April 3, 2015
Additional educational resources 2013: USC SF testimony included in Yad Vashem’s multimedia classroom lesson Studying Genocide in the Context of the Holocaust.
Friday, April 3, 2015
Additional educational resources
Friday, April 3, 2015
Friday, April 3, 2015
USC Shoah Foundation Documentary Films Pamiętam (I Remember) (Broken Silence series, 2002). Academy Award® nominee Andrzej Wajda directed this Polish-language documentary about four survivors who were either helped or betrayed by their Polish neighbors. Other Polish-language educational resources produced by USC Shoah Foundation: Droga do ludobójstwa – sytuacja Żydów w latach 1939-1941 (The Road to Genocide: The Situation of Jews in the Years 1939-1941) for use in Auschwitz State Museum’s educational product
Friday, April 3, 2015
Friday, April 3, 2015
USC Shoah Foundation Documentary Films Deti iz bezdny (Children from the Abyss) (Broken Silence series, 2002) Holocaust survivors in this Russian-language documentary detail their experience of resistance, betrayal, rescue, and the desire for revenge. Directed by Pavel Chukhraj, the documentary was nominated for an Academy Award®.
Friday, April 3, 2015
2015: USC Shoah Foundation trained a team of four staff members from Aegis Trust, a British NGO that aims to prevent genocide worldwide, on best practices for archiving video testimonies. Their visit was partly supported by the Rwanda Peace Education Program (RPEP), which is led by multiple international partners, including USC Shoah Foundation, to develop peace education in Rwanda. Witnesses for Humanity Collection 2014: 1,000 assets from Genocide Archive of Rwanda incorporated into IWitness
Friday, April 3, 2015
Friday, April 3, 2015
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Friday, April 3, 2015
2015: Anna Lenchovska incorporates testimony into her training course on tolerance and non-discrimination for police officers in Kyiv. The course is part of Ukraine's overhaul of its police force.
Friday, April 3, 2015
2016: USC Shoah Foundation staff present New Dimensions in Testimony at Sheffield Documentary Film Festival. NDT wins the festival's Audience and Jury prizes in the Alternate Realities Interactive category. Additional education resources developed in the UK
Friday, April 3, 2015
2016: “Finding Oscar,” a film produced by Steven Spielberg about the Guatemalan Genocide, screened at several film festivals, including the Ojai Film Festival, DOC NYC, Telluride and the Boston Film Festival 2016: The Florida Holocaust Museum and USC Shoah Foundation partnered on initiatives to enhance testimony preservation, access, and education. Exhibits

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