Participation of Viviane Reding in the Holocaust Remembrance Day

Type: Report   Reference: I-075975   Duration: 10:02:44  Lieu:
End production: 28/01/2013   First transmission: 28/01/2013
On 28 January 2013, Viviane Reding, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Justice, Fundamental Rights and Citizenship, visited the moving exhibition "Room 28" on the International Holocaust Remembrance Day together with Helga Pollak-Kinsky, former inmate of the labour camp of Terezín (Theresienstadt), one of the survivors of room 28 and writer of the book "Theresienstadt 1943-1944", and Robert Badinter, former French Minister for Justice. The Vice-President made a speech entitled "Never forget: Remembering the victims, learning from the past, continuing the legacy" on this occasion.

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TIME DESCRIPTION DURATION
10:00:00 Title 00:00:05
10:00:05 Cutaway of a sign 00:00:07
10:00:12 Arrival of Viviane Reding, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Justice, Fundamental Rights and Citizenship 00:00:04
10:00:17 Soundbite by Viviane Reding (in ENGLISH): To remember is not only something which has to be in our minds, it is something which has to be in our deeds, in our actions. Because it is by remembering that we learn the lessons of the past and build a better future. 00:00:23
10:00:41 Cutaway of the audience 00:00:04
10:00:45 Viviane Reding 00:00:04
10:00:49 Soundbite by Robert Badinter, former French Minister for Justice (in FRENCH) saying that the genocide of the European Jews is not the only genocide in World War II. Nor is it the only genocide that bloody the twentieth century, beginning with the Armenian genocide and ending with the Rwandan genocide, among many others. But the European Jewish genocide in history is unique in its scope, organization and premeditation. 00:00:49
10:01:39 Cutaway of the audience 00:00:04
10:01:43 Soundbite by Hannelore Brenner-Wonschick, German writer and Curator of the "Room 28" exhibition (in ENGLISH): We remember all of the Jewish people who were deprived of their rights, spelt from their homes, persecuted, deported and murdered by the Nazi regime and their willing executers. 00:00:16
10:01:59 Cutaway of the audience 00:00:04
10:02:04 Soundbite by Helga Pollak-Kinsky, former inmate of the labour camp of Terezín (Theresienstadt) and writer of the book "Theresienstadt 1943-1944 (in ENGLISH) reading an extract of her diary written in the room 28. 00:00:12
10:02:16 Viviane Reding, Helga Pollak-Kinsky and Robert Badinter 00:00:03
10:02:20 Helga Pollak-Kinsky, Viviane Reding and Robert Badinter visiting the reconstitution of the room 28 (4 shots) 00:00:23
10:02:44 People visiting the exhibition 00:00:04
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