Holocaust Memorial Day – The big picture

A film for Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) activity organisers to share at their events, to show that they are part of the big picture of how HMD is marked by communities across the UK.

This film highlights the range and diversity of the thousands of activities taking place around the country each year for Holocaust Memorial Day.

Please note that some of these activities were filmed before the Covid-19 pandemic. Those that weren’t were conducted safely.

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Featured activities:

Bosnian survivor Smajo Beso speaking at Eden Girls’ School, Waltham Forest, 2021

Wigan Council and schools HMD performance, 2020

Magilligan Prison, Northern Ireland, HMD activities 2020

Reading Civic Offices HMD activity for faith groups, 2020

EAGA Choir in Leicester singing the Partisan Song, 2018

Creative Learning Partnerships workshop at Millthorpe School in York, 2018

Schools event at St Mungo’s Museum, Glasgow, 2020

The Welsh Muslim Cultural Foundation HMD event, 2020