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  • ‘Paper Clips’ Continues to Link Crowds

    By Meira Held

    March 9, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    Until recently, the riveting and much-acclaimed 2004 documentary, "Paper Clips" -- which chronicles the attempt by the small, rural town of Whitwell, Tenn., to educate its students about the enormous number of Jews killed in the Holocaust -- could be seen mostly at special screenings...

  • Students Link to Shoah With ‘Clips’

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    November 18, 2004 | 7:00 pm

     

    When George Jacobs heard about the children's Holocaust project in Whitwell, Tenn., he immediately thought of Malka.

    She was the emaciated young woman who had kissed the mezuzah on his lapel when the American airman had visited the infirmary at Mauthausen after World War II. When...

  • Brothers In Arms

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    September 20, 2001 | 8:00 pm

    Josh Kornbluth, 42, was depressed when Miramax shelved a film version of his Spalding Gray-like monologue, "Haiku Tunnel" several years ago. He resigned himself to life in the theater -- until his half-brother, Jacob, 28, made a radical suggestion: The brothers should make the movie...

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