Branko Lustig to Speak about USC Shoah Foundation at Let’s Cee Film Festival
From the Visual History Archive
Branko Lustig on the importance of memory
Impact in Profile
Meet Johanna Blakley
Schindler’s List producer Branko Lustig will play a key role in this year’s Let’s Cee Film Festival in Vienna, which welcomes filmmakers and film enthusiasts from all over Central and Eastern Europe.
Branko Lustig, producer of Schindler’s List and our 50,000th interviewee in the Visual History Archive; recalls returning to Auschwitz for the first time for the filming of the TV mini-series War and Remembrance. Branko reflects on how important it is to remember the Holocaust and for the eyewitnesses to share their testimonies.
USC Shoah Foundation’s Memory, Media and Technology: Exploring the Trajectories of Schindler’s List conference will welcome not just genocide, Holocaust and history scholars, but also experts in media and film. As panel moderator, Johanna Blakley is looking forward to the conference’s discussions of technology and digital communication.