Documenting personal stories of Holocaust survivors from the Bulgarian Jewish community (Pilot)
Conducting interviews with 20 Holocaust survivors from the Bulgarian Jewish community. The interviews are filmed, recorded and transcribed.
Partners in the implementation of the project: Alumot Association, the Bulgarian Jewish Heritage Center in Jaffa, the Archives of the Jewish People, the Israeli Oral Documentation Association and the Claims Conference, which is the main funder of the project.
The Bulgarian Jewish Heritage Center is incorporating selections from the interviews in its online museum and in the future in a physical exhibition for their restoration.
The goals of the project
Documenting the unique story that the Bulgarian Jewish community experienced during the Holocaust and its survival in its home ground intact and as part of the Bulgarian people who opposed the extermination, as well as the Jewish activism that was unparalleled in Europe in general and in a fascist Axis country in particular.
Partners With Assistance from the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany Sponsored by the Foundation Remembrance, Responsibility and Future Supported by the German Federal Ministry of Finance
С подкрепата на Комисията по еврейските материални претенции към Германия,Фондацията''Памет,отговорност и бъдеще'' и Германското федерално министерство на финансите