After Auschwitz

Six Jewish women who survived the Holocaust tell their extraordinary life stories.
January 24, 2021 3:00 pm on IOWAPBS | Episode #0 | 57 minutes | Visit Website

After Auschwitz

Series Overview

Eva Beckmann, Erika Jacoby, Rena Drexler, Lili Majzner, Renee Firestone and Linda Sherman - six Jewish women brought together by the Holocaust - tell their extraordinary life stories. In SWIMMING IN AUSCHWITZ, they share compelling testimonials of their time in Auschwitz, where they used the power of laughter and community to survive, even in the face of evil. AFTER AUSCHWITZ recounts how the six women have built their lives since the war while seeking a way to understand their trauma and loss.