Special screening of the documentary-musical film “Mordechai Gebirtrig? or Farewell my Krakow”, about the life of the well-known Jewish-Polish poet and actor (1877-1942) who died during the Holocaust.  The director Piotr Szalsza, will participate In the event  introducing the film and answering the audience questions after the screening .

This film was created for the 70 anniversary to Gebirtig`s death. Gebirtig, whose work translated to dozens of languages around the world. His Yiddish humorous and critical poems that are sung on stages to this day, were put along the film.

This event is a collaboration between the Polish Institute, the Israel Poland Friendship Association , the Austrian Cultural Forum Tel Aviv and the Tel Aviv Cinematheque.

60 min. in Polish with subtitles in English & Hebrew

Cinematheque website