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Museum to present Reunion documentary on October 11

Join the DHM/CET on October 11 for the world premiere of the documentary film The Reunion, featuring the story of Dallas-resident, Holocaust Survivor and Jewish partisan Leon Bakst. Leon Bakst was part of the Bielski brothers partisan group madefamous by the film Defiance that starred Daniel Craig.

The film, which will be shown in the Zale Auditorium of the Jewish Community Center, 7900 Northhaven Road in Dallas, is being held in conjunction with the exhibit “Beyond the Lens: The Photography of Resistance and Liberation” which will be on display at the Museum September 1st through November 25th.

The film documents the story of Dallas Holocaust survivor and Jewish partisan Leon Bakst, who will speak following the film.

The October 11 event begins at 5:30 p.m. with a reception, followed by remarks and the film premiere at 6:30 p.m.

Admission is $5 for DHM/CET Upstander members, teachers, students and JCC members and $10 for non-members. The event is free for Survivors and DHM/CET Circle of Remembrance members.

RSVP by October 8th to or by phoning the Museum, 214-741-7500.