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Event: 'JCC Bookfest: Woman in Gold (Albuquerque)'

Arts, Culture & Social
Music, dance, cards & other social activities.
Date: Wednesday, October 21, 2015 At 07:00 PM
Contact Info:
Information & Tickets, (505) 348-4518

Special film presentation at JCC Albuquerque's annual Jewish book festival of "Woman in Gold", about one woman's battle against the Austrian government to regain a family portrait stolen by the Nazis.

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