Tags: play

King Matt in the Ghetto [המלך מתיא בגטו]

A group of children in a ghetto is staging King Matt the First, a famous book by Janusz Korczak, just before they are sent to their deaths.

The Modern Nativity Play

Just as a concentration camp is about to be liberated, prisoners are forced to rehearse a nativity play about Herod and Christ's family, authored by a camp guard. During the course of Iredynski's drama, the camp prisoners play ironic roles in this grotesque nativity play.

Uncle Arthur [הדוד ארתור]

A playwright, who cannot get his play about the Holocaust produced, stages it himself in front of four puppets. One of the puppets represents his Uncle Arthur, who has a negative perception of Holocaust Jews because he perceives them as passive victims.