Other:Presentation of Marcello Pezzetti and screening of the docu film “Memory” by Pezzetti-Gabbai
The event is in two parts:
- A presentation by Prof. Marcello Pezzetti (Museo della Shoah di Roma, Director): “Solo il dovere, oltre il dovere: the role of the Italian Diplomacy face to the Shoah. The cases of Skopje and Salonica”. During his presentation, Prof. Pezzetti will illustrate some original documents which are part of an exhibition currently ongoing in Rome, regarding the actions of the Italian diplomats at the time of the Racial Laws and the 2nd World War.
- Screening of the documentary “Memoria” (1997), directed by Ruggero Gabbai, based on the reminiscences of Italian survivors from Auschwitz. The film was selected by the Berlin International Film Festival an has been awarded the first prize at the Nurimberg film festival. The movie will be screened in Italian with Macedonian subtitles.
- Mr. Goran Sadikarijo, Director of the Holocaust Fund of the Jews from Macedonia
- Mrs. Berta Romano Nikolic, President of the Jewish Community of the Republic of Macedonia
- H.E. Carlo Romeo, Ambassador of Italy