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Home >> Events >> Past Events >> 2013 >> 2013-01-27 LIGA TEREZIN Premiere
 

The premiere of the film LIGA TEREZIN took place Sunday, January 27, 2013, International Holocaust Remembrance Day, at Beit Hapalmach in Tel Aviv. The guests were survivors of ghetto Theresienstadt, among them Peter Erben and Jacob Tsur, who had played in the league, players of the Israeli junior team who are preparing for the European championship in the summer of 2013, headed by their manager Eli Rosen and the trainer Guy Luzon.

The event was attended also by players of the junior teams of Hapoel Tel Aviv, headed by Zeevik Salzer and his training team, the youth of Hapoel Ramat Hasharon and teams from Mexico and Latin America, the trainer Avram Grant, Uri Afek a senior of Hapoel, Roni Lidor, chairman of Wingate college and others.

After greetings by the Czech ambassador to Israel, Mr. Tomáš Pojár and the chairman of Mifalot Chinuch v’ Chevra Avrum Burg, the director of Beit Theresienstadt Oded Breda explained the educational initiatives of the project “Terezin League” that include cooperation with Mifalot Chinuch v’ Chevra, enrichment at the Hamoshava stadium (in the VIP room of Meir Shamir where an additional exhibition of Terezin League is installed) for tenth classes of high school in Petah Tikvah and an education program for soccer teams of the youth department of Maccabi Tel Aviv, held in February 2013.

After the traditional presenting of flowers to the film’s makers – Mike Schwartz, Avi Kaner, Uri Buzaglo and Robi Gat, the film was screened on the wide screen and fascinated the audience of 350 people in the hall.

 After the screening there was a discussion moderated by Amit Horsky from TV Channel 1, with a panel consisting of the author Simon Kuper, prof. Moshe Zimmermann and Avrum Burg.

 The event was staged with the assistance of the Claims Conference and held under the patronage of the “Dan” hotels and the Czech embassy. Organizations dealing with education through sport sent their representatives – “Shamayim”, “Hayatsia” and “Football State". 

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