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Movie Screening: “Disobedience – The Sousa Mendes Story”

June 21, 2018
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.

Event Location

Avalon Theater
Upper Northwest


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