The Forgotten Refugees

West Coast Movie Premiere Presented by JIMENA (Jews Indigenous to the Middle East & North Africa)

Sunday, May 1, 2005 5:00 pm Cost: $5.00
Jewish Community Center of San Francisco @ Kanbar Hall

The Forgotten Refugees, a film by The David project, tells the story of the nearly one million Jews who today quietly carry the memory of a destroyed civilization. Personal stories of refugees are interspersed with dramatic archival footage, including the dramatic archival footage, including the dramatic rescue of Jews from Yemen and Iraq. Beginning at 4:00 pm there will be a fundraising reception held in honor of Joe Abdel Wahed, founding member of JIMENA. For more information contact Emily L. Blanck at 415-977-7407 or at