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Deerfield Student Works on “Picking Up the Pieces” Documentary

Jennifer Hammond – March 26, 2015
Still photo from documentary footage

Still photo from documentary footage

“Boston, MA/Warsaw, Poland – March 24, 2015 – Joshua Tebeau has been working on the documentary “Picking Up the Pieces” for over four years. He has filmed over 40 hours of footage and needs funding to finalize the film’s editing and post-production. The passionate director has launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise $7,500 by April 29th, 2015 so he can complete the documentary.

“Picking Up the Pieces” tells the story of Jewish children who survived the Holocaust. It recounts how they rebuilt their lives after surviving the trauma of the Holocaust. Most documentary films about the Holocaust focus on the events of the Holocaust itself, but few have focused on the challenges survivors faced when rebuilding their lives. Tebeau traveled in between Europe and North America to record intimate interviews with children, now adults in their 70s and 80s, who survived the Holocaust. The film’s interview subjects lived to build meaningful lives and contribute to their communities, some even achieving international acclaim…”

Read the full article “Picking Up the Pieces” – Captivating Untold Story of Holocaust Child Survivors” at Press Release Rocket.