DOCUFILMS

Out of the darkness:

Janine’s story

DOCUFILM

Screening Window: from 17 January 2022 to 31 May 2022

Out of the Darkness: Janine’s Story includes the compelling testimony of a Holocaust Survivor and features a diverse cast of participating students and a rabbi. It teaches students about the Holocaust by contextualising the Survivor testimony, identifying suffering where the victims are selected on the basis of being ‘different’ or ‘other’ and it also references subsequent genocides.

Out of the Darkness: Janine’s Story is visually engaging, informative and thought provoking.

Out of the Darkness: Janine’s Story and the supporting resources for teachers are provided free of charge to all schools.

Out of the Darkness: Janine’s Story is available for schools to register now. To ensure your school is contacted, please click here

Out of the Darkness: Janine’s Story is fundamentally about encouraging students to learn the lessons from the past to help build a better, safer future for everyone.

 

  • Running time 59 minutes although the Doculm can be shown in two halves, with Part One concluding        at 26 minutes, to help with lesson planning
  • Is suitable for students aged 12+ – 18*
  • Is freely available to all schools and colleges from from 17th  January to 31st   May 2022                                      –  ‘the Screening Window’
  • Fulfils the educational requirements of all UK students regarding Holocaust Education
  • Is easily accessible by teachers via a secure link on our website
  • Optional subtitled version for students with hearing impairment

*Students within Special Schools

 

Out of the Darkness: Janine’s Story is suitable for students aged 12+ – 18*.  HLUK advises that the emotional and cognitive content of Out of the Darkness: Janine’s Story is likely to be too challenging       for students attending special schools. Teachers from Special Schools are strongly recommended to view Out of the Darkness: Janine’s Story in full prior to screening it for their students.

 

TEACHERS’ RESOURCES

Links to educational resources for all the issues raised within the Docufilm are available via the Teachers’ Resources Page.

If your school or college wishes to screen Out of the Darkness: Janine’s Story, you will need to register your interest in advance of screening. You will then be sent information about how to screen the film at your convenience during the screening window. 

Teachers are able to preview Out of the Darkness: Janine’s Story before showing it to students.

To ensure your school is contacted, please click here.

For further information please email registrations@holocaustlearninguk.org or have a look at our FAQs here.

We very much hope that you will take advantage of this exciting opportunity for your students for 2022.