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Persian Lessons: Byrd Theatre


The Virginia Holocaust Museum has partnered with the Weinstein JCC’s Israeli Film Festival to host a showing of Persian Lessons on Jan. 25, 7 p.m., at the Byrd Theatre in Carytown.

About the film:

Directed by Vadim Perelman

Narrative | Germany, 2020 | 127 min. | German, English, Persian

A young Jewish man pretends to be Iranian to avoid being executed in a concentration camp.

This is an in-person event at the Byrd Theatre. Masks are required.

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