It sure would. THE OTHER TRUTH deals with the centuries of Polish and Jewish co-existence in Poland. The film, like A FORGOTTEN ODYSSEY, is on the hands of the ladies' families and through our friends, we are talking to them about the best ways to promote and distribute these films.
On 02/03/2011, at 2:20, "eve5j" <Eve5J@...> wrote:
> What happened to Jagna and Aneta's second film which centered on Polish-Jewish relations? That film would have been a fitting subject for such an audience also.
> --- In Kresy-Siberia@yahoogroups.com, "Stefan" <stefan.wisniowski@...> wrote:
> > Lucyna - thanks for posting this comprehensive report on the joint Polish-Jewish event in Melbourne, and thanks for also posting 117 photos from the event in your second message at http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Kresy-Siberia/message/43191
> > It was a pleasure to come down to Melbourne and participate in this event. It was great to meet local Kresy-Siberia group member - Michael Czajka - there and great to see so many Sybiraks/ Survivors able to come - all Polish citizens and from both ethnic/religious communities.
> > Thanks to Louise Blazejowska for bringing the colourful rollup banner down from Sydney to highlight the Kresy-Siberia Group (check out the photos), and for introducing the 17-minute abridged version of "A Forgotten Odyssey" that Aneta Naszynska created for the Kresy-Siberia Virtual Museum, and for doing so in such a moving and personal way.
> > Special thanks to Lucyna Artymiuk for organising this event for us, for putting Louise and me up for the night at her house and driving us around, and for the jars of home-made jam!
> > Finally, I hope that we can repeat this event in other cities and other countries - it is a simple format: the film is a terrific intro to the story and at 17 minutes gets the history across without tiring anyone out. Then some Survivors and members of Kresy-Siberia on a panel broiefly introduce their and their families stories and answer questions. Finally, representatives of local Polonia and the Polish diplomatic corps round out the evening.
> > If anyone is interested, please get in touch with us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we can help with any planning, publicity and presentation materials - now that we have done one of these it is so much easier to do the next ones.
> > Regards
> > Stefan Wisniowski
> > SYDNEY
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