The ‘I Am Here’ Review: A Holocaust Survivor Calculates His Suffering

“I Am Here” begins with a promise that he completely fails to keep. Jordy Sank’s documentary about Holocaust survivor Ella Blumenthal concludes the opening montage, which depicts anti-Semitic acts, with a radio host telling the audience about Blumenthal’s open letter to a social media Holocaust denier. “Rather than condemning the person who posted this,” Blumenthal …

A Writer Calculates The Fact That ‘People Love Dead Jews’

Horn’s view is that Anne’s words are inspiring because her perspective is not only incomplete but also wrong. Instead of delving into the depths of evil, we choose the easy way. Instead of participating in the actual persecution of the Jews, we seek universal lessons. Horn asks us not to be discouraged by what appears …