A BIOGRAPHY OF DAVID SCHAECTER
A Documentary by Ken Whinier
This 30-minute documentary geared for educational distribution focuses on the life of David Schaecter. Born in a small town in Slovakia, his harrowing tale of surviving the Holocaust takes viewers on a poignant journey. After surviving Auschwitz, David emigrates to the United States, rebuilds his life and gives back to the community.
MICHAEL BERENBAUM, PRODUCER:
Michael Berenbaum brings unparalleled expertise to his work on museum design, historical films and developing innovative new approaches to presenting the Jewish experience and understanding the nature of persecution and genocide.
KEN WINIKUR, PRODUCER / DIRECTOR:
Winikur is a Boston based documentary filmmaker who has worked extensively on projects related to Israel, Judaism and the Holocaust. He has created numerous films for museums and brings a desire to engage new audiences with each of his projects.