Prior to completing Lalechka in 2009, Amira Keidar worked for many years as a researcher. She has also served as an officer in the Israeli Army and was a flight attendant for six years. Amira currently lives with her two daughters in Israel, where she was born.
It's a warm and muggy Saturday night in August of 1942. The Nazis are liquidating the ghetto of Shedlitz, an industrial town east of Warsaw, Poland. Zippa, a twenty-seven-year-old Jewish woman, finds temporary shelter in a small attic, together with her b...[SEE MORE]