The John Murray Show Wednesday 25 September 2013
Tomi Reichenthal - Belsen Nazi Camp
At the age of nine, Tomi Reichental was incarcerated in Bergen-Belsen Nazi concentration camp in Germany. For over 50 years he didn't speak about the horrific scenes he witnessed there. He lost a staggering 35 extended family members in the Holocaust & his story is told in a new documentary to be screened at the Irish Film Institute, called “Close to Evil”. Miriam is joined in studio this morning by Tomi & filmaker Gerry Cregg.
There are a limited number of tickets available so see Gerry Gregg’s film ‘Close to Evil’ which tells Holocaust survivor, Tomi Reichental’s story of his close encounter a former Belgan-Belsen concentration camper SS officer.
It’s screening on Sunday, Sept 29th at the IFI Stranger Than Fiction Documentary Film Festival – Eustace Street, Dublin 2 at 1:30pm.
Tickets €9 for more information go to www.ifi.ie