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Film Screening and Discussion: The Short Life of Anne Frank

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Dallas Holocaust Museum/Center for Education

211 North Record Street

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Join us for a screening of the film The Short Life of Anne Frank followed by a discussion with Dr. Charlotte Decoster, Director of Education at the Dallas Holocaust Museum.

The Short Life of Anne Frank tells the Frank family’s story through quotations from Anne’s diary, photographs from the Frank family albums, and historical film. It also includes the only known video footage of Anne Frank. Following the film, Dr. Decoster will discuss recent research on the Frank family, including the question of how the Nazis discovered their hiding place, and take questions from the audience.

Film run time: 30 minutes


About Dr. Decoster:

Charlotte Decoster, PhD is the Director of Education for the Dallas Holocaust Museum. An experienced educator, she has researched, taught, and written extensively on Holocaust history. She holds a PhD in History from the University of North Texas. She regularly speaks on the Holocaust, specifically children and child rescue.


Presented in conjunction with our current special exhibition, Let Me Be Myself: The Life Story of Anne Frank

Let Me Be Myself was developed by the Anne Frank House and is sponsored in North America by the Anne Frank Center for Mutual Respect.


Images are from the Photo Collection of the Anne Frank House, Amsterdam. ©AFF/AFH – Basel/Amsterdam.


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PARKING INFORMATION

There are several self-parking options available for purchase within three blocks of the Museum. We have created a PDF that lists many of these options – click here to view. We suggest utilizing one of the following three options:

  1. Directly across from the Museum at the corner of Houston and Elm Streets there is an open air parking lot behind The Sixth Floor Museum.

  2. If you would prefer a covered parking space, there is an underground parking garage next door to the Records Building on Elm, at the intersection of Record and Elm Streets just a block away from the Museum's main entrance.

  3. The West End Station of the Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) system is located one block from the Museum's main entrance.

Please Note: We will begin seating guests on the wait list beginning five minutes prior to the start of the 7 p.m. program.


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