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Flyer for "There Was Once..." Documentary Screening

Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor
January 27, 2014


Ira N. Forman
Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism
invites you to the rescheduled screening of the documentary film

There Was Once…

January 30, 2014
10:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Dean Acheson Auditorium
Harry S. Truman Building
U.S. Department of State (23rd Street entrance)

Date: 01/27/2014 Description: Graphic of 'There Was Once...' documentary film from DRL bureau flyer for screening. - State Dept Image

“Leave a record. Preserve the facts.
Our scholar is Gyongyi Mago, who teaches history to teenagers and asks questions of her town’s Holocaust survivors”

– The New York Times

“Wholly absorbing and poignant”
– The Los Angeles Times

Welcoming remarks by
Ambassador Michael G. Kozak,
Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary,
Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor

A question and answer session with
Gabor Kalman, Director
Gyongyi Mago, Protagonist (live from Budapest)


Non-State Department guests, please RSVP by noon Monday January 27 with name, birth date and drivers’
license or passport number to Karen Scott (;
photo identification required for entry, please arrive by 10:00 a.m., 23rd Street entrance.
Questions about the event and/or accommodation requests can be sent to
Nancy Cooper (

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