Lydia’s Story to be screened at the New Jersey Film Festival

A moving documentary about Lydia Rohowich Zakrewsky, who recalls her girlhood in Belarus after the Nazis invaded in World War II, and mercilessly executed her family members and other villagers. Following her harrowing escape from Belarus, Lydia then recounts her dangerous trek across Germany in advance of the Red Army, her life in a refugee camp, her immigration to the US, and her eventual return visit to her native village. 2014; 30 min. With an introduction and Q+A session by Producers Heather Fenyk and Alex Zakrewsky as well as Lydia Zakrewsky!

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