Free Film Screening: Nov. 6th - Sharps' War

First Tuesday Social Justice Film Festival

Defying the Nazis:The Sharps' War

November 6th 7:00pm
Doors open at 6:30pm
Visit the film website for details
 Co-directed by Ken Burns and Artemis Joukowsky, this film documents a little-known but important mission by an American Unitarian minister and his wife to rescue refugees and dissidents in Europe before and after the start of World War II. Yad Vashem, Israel's official memorial to the victims of the Holocaust, named the Sharps Righteous among the Nations, only the second and third Americans to receive this honor.

You can view the trailer here:

Co-sponsored by the
Dallas Peace and Justice Center

At 7:00pm on the First Tuesday of each month the UUCOC hosts free screenings of socially relevant films followed by a discussion of actions we can take. UUCOC, 3839 W. Kiest Blvd. Dallas Texas 75233 214.337.2429