Over the last three decades, the beloved children’s book by Marvell Ginsburg, “The Tattooed Torah,” has been a powerful resource for Holocaust education for children all over the world.
The book recounts the true story of the rescue and restoration of a small Torah from Brno, Czechoslovakia, and teaches the Holocaust not only as a period of destruction but also as an opportunity for redemption.
The adaptation of THE TATTOOED TORAH into an animated short film is a three-generational endeavor, initiated by Marvell Ginsburg’s daughter, Beth Kopin, one of the film’s executive producers, who first dreamed to transform the book into a film, and Beth’s son Brett, the co-screenwriter of the screenplay, a rabbinical student in Los Angeles.
Today we sit with Marc Bennett, the Director of the animated short THE TATTOOED TORAH.
Register for FREE to watch the film at https://lajfilmfest.org/
WHEN: Monday, December 7, 2020 at 4pm PT / 7pm ET
= = = = = = = = = =
Watch Geek Speak live or on replay at https://www.youtube.com/c/geekinsiders
Hit subscribe and share it out with your friends. And if you check the bell, you will get notified when Geek Insider goes LIVE. https://geekinsider.com
#interview #talkshow #GeekSpeak #geekinsider #TheTattooedTorah #MarcBennett #movie #animation #animatedshort #LAJFilmFest