JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen (Italy) Italian Jewish Institutions in Search of Historical Amateur Movies #general

Jan Meisels Allen

The Foundation Jewish Contemporary Documentation Center (Fondazione Centro Di
Documentazione Ebraica Contemporanea) is an independent institute researching
Jewish history and culture has a project "I Remember" aiming
to uncover lost footage documenting Italian Jewish life before and after the

Between July 1 and October 2 anyone who has in their possession amateur movies
documenting Italian Jewish life >from before to after the Holocaust is invited to
contact them so the material may be digitized and catalogued. Contact information
may be found on their website at:

An article in the Jerusalem Post states collection points include: the Holocaust
Memorial of Milan; the Jewish Community of Turin; the Museum of Italian Judaism and
the Holocaust in Ferrara; and the Holocaust Museum Foundation in Rome.
To read the article go to:
Original url:

Jan Meisels Allen
Chairperson, IAJGS Public Records Access Monitoring Committee

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