Documentary Film: Harbor From The Holocaust

Harbor From The Holocaust Documentary: Virtual Screening and Chat

Join us for a virtual preview of the new PBS documentary, Harbor from the Holocauston Thursday, August 27 at 12 p.m. The documentary, which airs on September 8 at 10 p.m. on WUCF, chronicles the story of nearly 20,000 Jewish refugees who fled Nazi-occupied Europe during World War II, to the Chinese port city of Shanghai. Exploring the extraordinary relationship of these Jews and their adopted city of Shanghai, and in tragic contrast to those who could not escape, this is a Holocaust story of life. The screening will be followed by a live virtual conversation with:

  • Sigmund Tobias, Shanghai Survivor
  • Violet Du Feng, Director
  • Joanie Holzer Schirm, Author, My Dear Boy
  • Frank Xu, Shanghai historian


When: Thursday, August 27
Time: 12 p.m.
Where: Register online at

This event is hosted in partnership with WUCF.

Our virtual screenings take place via OVEE, a web-based service that allows participants to watch streaming media together and chat live in a virtual theater. All you need to participate is a computer, tablet or other device with a good internet connection. Before the event, we recommend you run a test to ensure OVEE works properly on your device.


Aug 27 2020


12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Virtual Event


Holocaust Center
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