Opening reception of the exhibition “Filming the Camps, from Hollywood to Nuremberg”

sunday 25 september 2016 at 18h to 20h

Sunday, September 25, 2016
History Museum of Mobile

You are cordially invited to the opening reception of the exhibition “Filming the Camps, from Hollywood to Nuremberg: John Ford, Samuel Fuller, George Stevens” designed, created, and distributed by the Mémorial de la Shoah, Paris, France.

In attendance:
Patricia Edington, Member of History Museum of Mobile Executive Committee
Irving Silver, Trustee of Spring Hill College
Louis de Corail, Consul General of France to the U.S. Southeast
Jacques Fredj, Executive Director of Mémorial de la Shoah

  • 6:00–6:30pm
    Inaugurational speeches in the Hearin-Chandler auditorium
  • 6:30–8:00pm
    Reception and visit of the exhibition
    in Changing Gallery 2 with curator Christian Delage


This exhibition will be on view
August 29, 2016–January 16, 2017

The exhibition, curated by historian and film director Christian Delage, was designed, created, and distributed by the Mémorial de la Shoah (Paris, France), and made possible through the generous support of SNCF.

This presentation was made possible through the support of the Consulate General of France in Atlanta, the Embassy of France in the United States, the Gulf Coast Center for Holocaust and Human Rights Education, Spring Hill College, University of Mobile, University of South Alabama, Mobile Public Library, Mobile Area Jewish Federation, Mobile Jewish Film Festival. and SNCF.

Photo : © Lilly Library, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana


History Museum of Mobile

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Mobile, AL 36602