The Rosenwald Schools work in progress screens in New York City area film festival

The work in progress version of the upcoming documentary The Rosenwald Schools played on Tuesday, March 20th as part of the 9th Annual JCC Rockland international Film Festival. The screening was followed by a panel discussion featuring the director, Aviva Kempner, two of Julius Rosenwald’s granddaughters, Alice Rosenwald and Elizabeth R. Varet and Doria Hillsman, Communications Chair of the NAACP. Check back to this blog for updates on future screenings.

From left to right: Doria Hillsman, Aviva Kempner and Alice Rosenwald.

Elizabeth Varet with Aviva Kempner.