"The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg" Film Screening

2:00pm Sun, Aug 3, 2014

Venue: Yiddish Book Center

1021 West St., Amherst, MA 01002

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As Hitler invaded Europe, a young Jewish baseball player challenged Babe Ruth's homerun record. This is the story of how he became an American hero. "The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg" is a humorous and nostalgic documentary about an extraordinary baseball player who transcended religious prejudice to become an American icon. Detroit Tiger Hammerin' Hank's accomplishments during the Golden Age of Baseball rivaled those of Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig. USA | 1999 | 95 min | English | Director: Aviva Kempner For more information and to purchase tickets visit http://www.yiddishbookcenter.org/events/14/08/film-life-and-times-hank-greenberg or call 413-256-4900.

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