BBC Radio 3 programme entitled 'Between The Ears: The Third Generation'. Anne Karpf investigates how the grandchildren of Holocaust survivors come to terms with the experiences of their grandparents as they reach adulthood. The programme ends with a performance of 'Requiem', composed by Benjamin Wallfisch and performed by his brother Simon, father Raphael and grandmother Anita Lasker-Wallfisch
After the Nazis occupied Poland in 1939, they began segregating Jews in ghettos, usually in the most run-down area of a city. By mid-1941, nearly all Jews in occupied Poland had been forced into these overcrowded districts.
When The Holocaust Exhibition opened in June 2000 one reviewer wrote: ‘tireless searching for artefacts, relics and film has given us something which takes at least two hours to examine properly and will, I suspect, stay in the memory forever’.