'Eva' tickets go on sale March 1

On the big screen: Tickets for “Eva,” the new documentary about Holocaust survivor, Terre Haute resident and forgiveness advocate Eva Mozes Kor, will go on sale at 10 a.m. March 1.

Tickets for “Eva,” the new documentary about Holocaust survivor and forgiveness advocate Eva Mozes Kor, will go on sale at 10 a.m. March 1.

“Eva” offers details about Kor’s journey from Romanian Jewish farm girl to Nazi death camp survivor to a global force on the power of healing through forgiveness.

The film is narrated by Hollywood icon Ed Asner and includes on-camera appearances from CNN’s Wolf Blitzer, former NBA great Ray Allen, TV and movie star Elliott Gould and many others who reveal touching accounts of Kor’s impact on their own lives.

The Terre Haute premiere of the documentary will be at 7 p.m. April 14 in Tilson Auditorium at Indiana State University. 

Tickets are $20 for adults and $8 for people under 18. ISU students are admitted free with student ID. Tickets will be available through the Indiana State University box office and at ticketmaster.com.

The world premiere of “Eva” is April 5  in Clowes Memorial Hall at Butler University in Indianapolis.

“Eva” is produced by WFYI Public Media in collaboration with Ted Green Films and Mika Brown. To view a trailer of the movie or to learn more about Eva Kor, visit TheStoryofEva.com.

Kor and her twin sister, Miriam, endured medical experiments at Auschwitz, a Nazi death camp, during World War II. Both of her parents and two older sisters were killed at the camp; only Eva and Miriam survived.

Decades later, she forgave Nazi doctors Joseph Mengele and Hans Munch and founded CANDLES Holocaust Museum and Education Center. CANDLES is an acronym for Children of Auschwitz Nazi Deadly Lab Experiments Survivors.

Today, Eva Kor travels the world spreading her message about the life changing power of forgiveness, as much for the person who forgives as the one who is forgiven.

For more on Kor and CANDLES, visit candlesholocaustmuseum.org

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