Handover of interviews with surviving witnesses on Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Marco Coslovich
Marco Coslovich

On Wednesday, November 23, 2011 a collection of almost 100 Italian interviews with surviving witnesses will be handed over to the Memorial Site, the “Fondo Marco Coslovich”. The Italian Marco Coslovisch was imprisoned in the Dachau concentration camp, where he died. His grandson of the same name, who has decided to endow this important interview collection, will relate how the collection came about, and show excerpts from some interviews. The film producer Felix Möller explains the significance and usage of interviews with surviving witnesses in film productions. Dr. Gabriele Hammermann, director of the Dachau Memorial Site, will provide an overview of the history of Italian prisoners in the Dachau concentration camp.

Begin: 7 p.m. in the Visitor Center of the Memorial Site. Admission is free of charge; registration is not required.