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  • Hungarian film fest comes to North Hollywood

    By  Tom Tugend

    November 12, 2014 | 1:45 pm

    The latest film festival to open in Los Angeles features a title about a Holocaust survivor who has erased all memories of his Jewishness. Another honors a Swiss diplomat who saved thousands of Hungarian Jews. There is also the documentary about the world’s first female rabbi, and...

  • Festival Flick Honors Righteous Italian

    By Tom Tugend

    March 17, 2005 | 7:00 pm

    Until Nazi Germany occupied its wavering ally Hungary in March 1944, the Jews of Budapest had survived in relative safety, though severely restricted and harassed.

    But with the invasion, the arrival of Adolf Eichmann and the enthusiastic cooperation of the native Arrow-Cross...