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16mm Film Screening: Reminiscences of a Journey to Lithuania

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New York Public Library - Seward Park Branch

192 East Broadway

New York, NY 10002

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In honor of the late Jonas Mekas, who passed away this year, the Seward Park Library would like to invite the public to a special screening of Mekas' masterpiece Reminiscences of a Journey to Lithuania.

A film in three parts: Part 1: Made up of footage during Mekas' early years in America, 1950-1953. Includes miscellaneous footage of immigrants in Brooklyn. Part 2: Shot in August 1971 in Lithuania in the village in which Mekas was born. Part 3: Footage of a suburb of Hamburg where Mekas spent a year in forced labor during the war. Concludes with the burning of the Vienna fruit market, August 1971.

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