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Posted on: March 9, 2016

Three Minutes in Poland: Discovering a Lost World in a 1938 Family Film

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by Glenn Kurtz

Reviewed by Janet:

In 1938, David Kurtz filmed parts of his trip to Europe for a family film. In 2009, his grandson Glenn found the old film and became intrigued by the segment on a Jewish community in rural Poland. This memoir traces the journey he undertakes, recreating a glimpse of a place and its people before its destruction, honoring those who were lost and celebrating those who survived. An incredibly moving memoir.

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