FILM: Etched In Glass: The Legacy of Steve Ross

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Compelling Film Chronicles Holocaust Survivor’s 67-Year Search To Find American Soldier Who Rescued Him - With Turning Point In Rhode Island

"Etched In Glass: The Legacy of Steve Ross" tells the compelling, true story of Steve Ross, a boy who endured 5 horrific years in 10 concentration camps during World War II. He was rescued by an American soldier who showed him kindness and gave him a little American flag. This sparked his resilience, propelling him to dedicate his life to helping disadvantaged young people for over 40 years as a youth worker in Boston. The powerful story takes a key turning point in Rhode Island in August of 2012.

Tickets are $10 and are available at the door or through the Rhode Island International Film Festival.

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