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Maryland Premiere: Above the Drowning Sea

Maryland Premiere: Above the Drowning Sea

Above the Drowning Sea recounts the courageous intervention of Ho Feng Shan, the Chinese Consul in Vienna who defied his own government and braved the Gestapo to issue visas to Jewish refugees. In this film Jewish refugees and the Chinese residents of Shanghai who helped them survive in China recount their experiences, terrors and deprivations as well as the remarkable friendships forged across cultures, friendships that survive to this day.

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Emma Glaser

Event Details

Thursday, February 21, 2019, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM


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