Eli (Ryan Ochoa) gets to know his grandfather Samuel (Hal Linden) for the first time when he makes him the subject of an animated art project for school. With dreams of becoming a professional artist, the high school senior discovers that his grandpa, a Jewish dry cleaner, was heroically saved by a woman from Nazi capture in Germany when he was just a boy.
English, 92 minutes
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Facilitated discussion with Suzanne Patterson
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This program has been made possible by a generous mini-grant from the JUF of Metropolitan Chicago.