Many Catholic Poles regularly discover that their parents had kept their true Jewish identity hidden, from these 2nd and 3rd generations of Holocaust survivors. It has happened to people of all ages from all socio-economic backgrounds. These are the New Jews of Poland.
The Director Ronit Kertsner, followed her protagonists for 15 years to enable us to follow their personal developments and struggles.
Together with Meretz UK we have organised the visit of Barry Cohen an author on "In progress" book on the question of discovering one Jewish roots in Poland today. He will give a short talk on his findings and lead the Q&A session.