Springfield Museums Press Releases
Museum to Host Jewish Film Festival Screening
General Museum News
March 9, 2012
The D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts will host a showing of The Forgotten Refugees on Sunday, March 25, at 2 pm. The movie is part of the Pioneer Valley Jewish Film Festival.
Through personal accounts and dramatic archival footage, this award-winning documentary explores the history, culture and exodus of Jewish communities in Arab countries in the second half of the 20th century. Ralph Avi Goldwasser, executive producer, will introduce the film and answer questions following the screening.
Admission is $9 for adults and $7 for seniors/students. Tickets are available at the door or in advance by calling the Springfield Jewish Community Center at 413.739.4715. The ticket price covers the film only. Visitors who wish to tour the museum galleries before or after the screening will need to purchase a museum admission ticket.