The Odessa File

The Odessa File was a novel by Frederick Forsyth, a master storyteller of the mystery and action genre.  Tracking former Nazis was of interest to various countries after World War II.  Even before the war was over, Nazis were being smuggled out of Europe to safe havens overseas. We’ve heard stories that church and relief … More The Odessa File

Night and Fog

Some films you never forget. And you shouldn’t. Forty-five years ago I saw such a film as a senior in high school. Night and Fog. Films about the Holocaust sear themselves into your brain. At seventeen, the horrors depicted in that film were unfathomable. Perhaps that’s why Mr. Gauthier showed us the documentary film, to … More Night and Fog