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Movie Screening: Disobedience The Sousa Mendes Story
From: 6:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Disobedience The Sousa Mendes Story is a 2008 movie on Aristides Sousa Mendes, the Portuguese Consul in Bordeaux who disobeyed his superiors and issued visas that allowed thousands of people, mostly Jewish, to escape the Nazis when they invaded France in 1940. Thanks to his actions, Sousa Mendes was named Righteous Among the Nations, by Israel.