HMDT Communications Officer Ben Small reviews Beats of the Antonov following its UK premiere at Human Rights Watch Film Festival.Beats of the Antonov is a film driven by its sound. The narrative is weaved not by its characters but by cries,...
‘I believe that stories do change the world and that telling stories is incredibly important. Certain stories have changed the way that we see things forever,’ says filmmaker Debs Paterson Memory Makers artist.World Storytelling Day is a global...
We are excited to announce our Holocaust Memorial Day Youth Champions' Day in Manchester next month, where we will celebrate the achievements of our current Youth Champions. We are also inviting new Youth Champions to join us for HMD 2016. If...
 3,614 activities commemorated HMD 2015 (up from 2,400) 84% of the UK population aware of HMD (up from 77%) BBC broadcast of HMD 2015 watched by 1.3 million people  After a busy month collecting information from HMD activity...
HMDT Communications Officer Ben Small reviews Polish drama Ida, the 2015 Academy Award winner for Best foreign language film.Portrayed in stunning black and white and with an austere, haunting tone, Ida is a road film like no other as it follows two...
Six Point Foundation was established in 2011 to help provide financial assistance to Holocaust survivors and refugees living in the UK. Communications and Grants Officer Renata McDonnell shares some of their moving stories of support.'I simply do...
We enter the second stage of our study to measure the impact of Holocaust Memorial Day, please help us by taking our short survey.Last year we launched the first stage of our study to measure the effect that Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) has on...
The nation's Holocaust Memorial Day 2015 UK Commemorative Ceremony, organised by the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust (HMDT) took place yesterday (27 January) at Central Hall Westminster, with a huge gathering of survivors, dignitaries and celebrities...
Our Memory Makers artists have unveiled the amazing pieces of art they have produced after meeting Holocaust and genocide survivors and hearing their life stories. Keep the memory alive by sharing the campaign on your social media...
The Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) yesterday hosted a Holocaust Memorial Day commemoration for its employees in which Secretary of State Rt Hon Eric Pickles MP was handed one of our special commemorative candles to take with...