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L’orologio di Monaco: Sydney, 27 Jan 2016

201512290334Orologio di Monaco_SITOOn 1 November 2005 the United Nations designated 27 January, the date of the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau extermination camp, as International Holocaust Remembrance Day. Five years earlier the Italian Republic had established on the same date a commemoration day for the victims of the Holocaust (Giorno della Memoria). The Istituto Italiano di Cultura in Sydney will commemorate the occasion by screening Mauro Caputo’s 2014 docu-film L’orologio di Monaco (Munich’s Clock), deriving from the short-story collection by Giorgio Pressburger. The event, 6-8pm on 27 January, is free but booking is essential.

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