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About This Event

Time: December 10, 2018, 6:00pm–8:00pm EST

Ticket: Free, Registration Required

Location: George Washington University
Elliott School of International Affairs, Room B12
1957 E Street NW
Washington, DC 20052
United States

  • Norival Rizzo stars as Brazilian Ambassador Luiz Martins de Souza Dantas in Dear Ambassador. Globo Filmes
  • Norival Rizzo stars as Brazilian Ambassador Luiz Martins de Souza Dantas in Dear Ambassador. Globo Filmes

Directed by Luiz Fernando Goulart, Dear Ambassador recounts the real-life story of how the Brazilian ambassador to France defied his own government’s orders by granting hundreds of unauthorized visas to Jews and others facing Nazi persecution. Luiz Martins de Souza Dantas was posthumously recognized as Righteous Among the Nations.

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Co-presented with the Embassy of Brazil