june, 2022

15jun6:00 pm7:45 pmEvent OverThe Unimaginable Journey of Peter Ertel: Wednesday Evening Screening

Event Details

Scranton Public Library is hosting a special Wednesday evening free screening of the documentary The Unimaginable Journey of Peter Ertel on Wednesday, June 15th at 6 PM in the Henkelman Room, located on the second floor.

Registration is required for the free screening, and seating is limited.  Reserve below or by calling (570) 348-3000.

View the film’s trailer at Trailer – The Unimaginable Journey Of Peter Ertel on Vimeo

The Unimaginable Journey of Peter Ertel (Wednesday, June 15th at 6 PM): A reluctant German Platoon Leader survives the Eastern Front and the Battle of Normandy, is captured by the U.S. Army and recruited by the State Department to assist in the democratization of Germany, then immigrates to Cleveland where he forges a 25-year career with a small company owned by Orthodox Jews.  An extraordinary true story of how an honorable man maintained his humanity in a universe of hatred, destruction and death. Not Rated; 1 hr., 43 min.



(Wednesday) 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm


Henkelman Room at the Albright Memorial Library

500 Vine Street

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