Jewish Agency Produces Film Strip Dealing with Life of Brandeis
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Jewish Agency Produces Film Strip Dealing with Life of Brandeis

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A color filmstrip, “Louis D. Brandeis: Giant of Justice and Champion of Zion,” has been prepared by the Department of Education and Culture of the Jewish Agency for Israel, American Section, in connection with the 25th anniversary of the death of the late Supreme Court justice, Mrs. Rose L. Halprin, chairman of the Agency’s American Section, and head of the department of education and culture, announced today.

The “Louis D. Brandeis” script was written by Tanya Slavin, and edited by Dr. Samuel M. Blumenfield. It was produced by Dr. Samuel Grand. William Steinel did the illustrations. The project was coordinated by Rabbi Hyman Tuchman.

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