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Dancing Auschwitz

Old Family Footage

The video, 'Old Family Footage', portrays my parents and their friends – all Holocaust survivors – as well as myself as a little girl, dancing freely in a forest. 

This footage illustrates how both dancing and my parents’ positive attitude to life have been woven into my own life. 


Growing up, I was always present while my parents danced. As an adult, it seemed a natural process to merge the two influences that have shaped my life – that of my parents’ story and that of dance – hence the project, ‘Dancing Auschwitz.’

The Circle of Life

The Circle of Life

Adolek, always dancing

My parents, Marysia & Adolek Kohn, always dancing

The Artist as a child

The artist as a child. Always dancing

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