No Place on Earth – Film Screening

The Jewish Community of Rhodes, with the occasion of the commemoration of the deportation of the Jewish community of Rhodes and Kos to Auschwitz, holds a screening of the film “No Place on Earth” by Janet Tobias. At the Open Air Theatre “Rodon”, on Thursday, 23 July 2015, at 21:00.

October 1942 – Esther Stermer, along with some family members and a group of other families, seek asylum underground to evade being caught by pursuing Nazis. They remain hidden below for nearly a year and a half – the longest recorded uninterrupted underground survival occurrence.

Their harrowing story is unearthed by accident when cave explorer, Chris Nicola, stumbles upon remnants left behind by the cave dwellers. Through extensive research and determination, Nicola locates a few of the survivors and has them share their incredible story of strength and perseverance.

Cast & Crew Directed by:
Janet Tobias

Chris Nicola
Sam Stermer
Sonia Dodyk
Sima Dodyk
Sol Wexler
Saul Stermer

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