Documentary directed by Josh Aronson (USA, 2012, 85 min.). Blu-ray.
Orchestra of Exiles is the suspenseful chronicle of how one man helped to save Europe’s premier Jewish musicians from obliteration by the Nazis during World War II. In three years, Bronislaw Huberman transformed from a world renowned violinist to a humanitarian racing against time. With commentary by Itzhak Perlman, Zubin Mehta, Pinchas Zukerman, Joshua Bell and others.
Free performance ticket required. Limited availability; first come, first served. Film tickets available at Alfond Auditorium Ticket Desk starting 30 minutes before show times.
This event is part of the MFA’s Memorial Day Open House.
Generously supported by MFA Associates/MFA Senior Associates.
Support for the screening of Orchestra of Exiles at the Memorial Day Open House provided by the Consulate General of Israel to New England.
Open House programming made possible in part by The Lowell Institute.