"Oma and Bella" Post Film Discussion with Alexa Karolinski, the director and Jeffrey Yoskowitz, an expert on Eastern European Jewish cuisine and its history: Moderated by Kathleen Gransow Program Director: German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD).
This film will be available from Sunday, August 8, 2021 - Thursday, August 12, 2021.
Oma and Bella is an intimate glimpse into the life of two dynamic elderly Jewish women in Berlin. The film follows them as make elaborate dishes recalled from their childhoods, before the Holocaust. Through the cooking of the sumptuous meals, they retain a part of their past past while remaining very much engaged in the present.