The Steven Spielberg Jewish Film Archive Collection

[Funeral of Moritz Wachtel]

3 Minutes, 1928

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Directed by: Unknown
Language: Silent
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The Romanian city of Iași hosts the funeral of Jewish banker, industrialist and philanthropist Moritz Wachtel, who served for years as the acting head of the community. The wintery funeral is impressive and led by a striking chariot. Multitudes follow the casket. Afterwards, several member of the community pose for a filmed group portrait in front of the elementary school named after Wachtel.

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