In Ahasuerus’ Footsteps

In Ahasuerus’ footsteps

“In Ahasuerus’ footsteps” is a film documenting the course of the „Shtetl of Tsanz – Young Ambassadors of Tolerance” project carried out by the Nomina Rosae Foundation in 2015 and 2016.

It follows the Young Ambassadors of Tolerance as they visit places important for the history and culture of Jewish people of Poland (incl. Tarnów, Leżajsk, Lublin) and martyrdom sites (Bełżec and Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp), presents the young people’s reflections and feelings connected with the knowledge and experiences gained during the study visits and the whole project.

”IN AHASUERUS’ FOOTSTEPS”, Nomina Rosae Foundation, 2016
Production and editing: Barbara SZEWCZYK
Cinematography: Magdalena NIZEL, Przemysław BRYNKIEWICZ, Barbara SZEWCZYK

 

In Ahasuerus’ footsteps, dir. B. Szewczyk, 2016

Taking part in the film:
Guides and coordinators: Adam BARTOSZ, Bartosz GAJDZIK, Ewa KOPER, Maria MOLENDA, Łukasz POŁOMSKI, Maciej WALASEK;
Young Ambassadors: Julia CISAK, Monika DŁUGOSZ, Arbresha GORANCI, Agnieszka GÓRKA, Anna GŁÓWCZYK, Katarzyna GRUCA, Iwona GRYBEL, Kamila GRYBOŚ, Katarzyna GRYGIEL, Agnieszka HOTLOŚ, Karolina JASIŃSKA, Sławek KORZYM, Karolina KOWALCZYK, Klaudia MATUŁA, Weronika MĘDOŃ, Kinga NIENASIK, Bartosz PORĘBSKI, Zuzanna RUTKOWSKA, Przemysław SMOŁA, Sylwiusz STOJDA, Walentyna TARASEK, Bartek WOLAK, Monika WOŹNIAK;
Costumes in the photo atelier: Maria MOLENDA and NOMINA ROSAE atelier;
Music: Urszula MAKOSZ, Paweł PIERZCHAŁA;
Sound: Wojciech FULARZ, Krzysztof RIDAN

Special thanks to:
Alicja BARTUŚ
Artur FRANCZAK
Ewelina MALIK
Regional Museum in Nowy Sącz
Prowincjonalna Cafe

 

Read more about the project in the Education/Young Ambassadors of Tolerance tab

The “Shtetl of Tsanz – Young Ambassadors of Tolerance” project received funding within the Citizens for Democracy programme, coordinated by the Stefan Batory Foundation in collaboration with the Polish Children and Youth Foundation, financed by the European Economic Area Financial Mechanisms.

The film is available in its entirety on our YouTube channel: