Film Series

Special Pre-Festival Screening: Labyrinth of Lies

  • September 29, 2015

  • Post-screening Conversation with
  • Author Daniel Jonah Goldhagen, Federal Prosecutor Eli M. Rosenbaum, and World Jewish Congress General Counsel Menachem Z. Rosensaft

This 2014 German film tells the story of a prosecutor in 1960′s West Germany who is determined to bring to justice the many ordinary citizens and civil servants who committed crimes against humanity in Auschwitz and other death camps during WWII.

Already a hit in France and Germany, and Germany’s official selection for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language film, Labyrinth of Lies is scheduled to open in New York (Lincoln Plaza Cinema and Angelika Film Center) and Los Angeles on Wednesday, September 30th, followed by a national roll-out.

Post-screening discussion with bestselling author Daniel Jonah Goldhagen, federal prosecutor and “Nazi-hunter” Eli M. Rosenbaum, and World Jewish Congress General Counsel Menachem Z. Rosensaft.