The day Israel saw Shoah

Twelve long years in the making The Shoah premiers in Jerusalem – Jonathan Freedland – The Guardian 10-12-15
On a June day in 1986, an audience gathered in Jerusalem for the country’s first screening of Claude Lanzmann’s epic Holocaust documentary.
The Shoah continues to reverberate through Israeli life – “I began drinking after the war. It was very difficult. Claude, you asked for my impression. If you could lick my heart, it would poison you.”

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