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Houston Jewish Film Festival: Martha Liebermann

Martha Liebermann* 
Thursday, March 28 | 7:30 PM 
Drama | Directed by Stefan Bühling 
2022 Germany | German with English subtitles | 88 Min.  
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston: The Brown Auditorium Theater

This award-winning film is the true story of Martha Liebermann, widow of towering German Jewish impressionist painter, Max Liebermann. In 1943 Berlin, Martha, age 85, is forced to choose whether to escape to Switzerland with a resistance group or to wait for almost certain deportation to a concentration camp. The film explores the choices people made to protect what was rightfully theirs—and also to protect one’s legacy during a time of brutality and persecution.

*Festival subscriptions and Patron benefits not accepted.

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Thursday, March 28 @ 7:30 pm


Thursday, March 28
7:30 pm
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