52m. SBS. UNCLE CHATZKEL portrays the patient triumph of  dignity and intellect over genocide, oppression and personal tragedy. A personal documentary about Rod Freedman's 93 year old great uncle in Lithuania. DVD available here. Free Study Guide downloadable here Produced, written and directed by Rod Freedman. Screened  in over 50 international film festivals, nominated for two AFI awards and winner of many international awards, including: NY Independent Film & Video Festival - BEST DIRECTOR International Documentary Washington Jewish Film Festival - AUDIENCE AWARD Sichuan TV Festival - FINALIST Shanghai Television Festival - FINALIST Columbus International Film & Video Festival - HONORABLE MENTION LA International Film & Video Festival - NOMINATED BEST DOCUMENTARY New York Festivals -  FINALIST, History & Society Sydney Film Festival Dendy Awards -  HIGHLY COMMENDED Uncle Chatzkel Uncle Chatzkel Uncle Chatzkel