Holocaust Memorial – interesting broadcasts

On Holocaust Memorial week, NVTV (Belfast Local Television) have a number of programmes relating to the Shoah and the local Jewish community which will be of interest to NIFI supporters.

Belfast Local Television
Freeview 8 & Virgin 159

Holocaust art

In Focus – Mel Goldberger visits the NVTV studio as he shares the story of his father’s escape from Vienna to Northern Ireland after Kristallnacht

Duration: 30:00

January 27th – 19.45


January 27th – 22.45

January 29th – 21.15

January 31st – 20.15

I remember the Holocaust – Rare archive of Belfast choreographer Helen Lewis who survived Auschwitz. She survived two so called ‘selections’ by Dr Josef Mengele. She moved to Northern Ireland in 1947 and passed away in 2009.
Duration: 30:00

28 Jan – 21:45


29 Jan – 19.45

From the archives – A Century Later, Short Stories – With Ronnie Appleton QC. Reflections on the Jewish community which gave much to the development of Belfast.

Duration: 15:00

January 26th – 21.00


January 27th – 20.15

January 29th – 18.45

I remember little Jerusalem – Rare archive of the late Raphael Siev who talks about his childhood memories in the old Beth Hamedrash Hagodel Shul in Walworth Road, Dublin – now the Irish Jewish museum
Duration: 15:00

27 Jan 16 20:30

28 Jan 20.30

Discover the Archives – Archival interview with Rabbi Avraham Citron, former rabbi of the Belfast Jewish community, who shared his experiences and insights into Jewish culture and community with Northern Visions in 2006.
Duration: 30:00

28 Jan 16 22.45

29 Jan 17.45

Schedules can be subject to change – please check here: www.nvtv.co.uk