(CBS DETROIT) — An internationally acclaimed film is now playing in Metro Detroit.
The film, “My Name is Sara,” is based on the true story of Sara Goralnik-Shapiro, who is the mother of Detroit philanthropist Mickey Shapiro.READ MORE: Ribs RnB Music Festival Kicks Off This Weekend In Downtown Detroit
Sara Shapiro survived the Holocaust by convincing a farmer in Ukraine that she was Christian instead of Jewish.READ MORE: Judge Says Michigan Gov. Whitmer Won't Have To Testify In Abortion Lawsuit
The film premiered at The Maple Theater in Bloomfield Township Friday night and will be playing for the next week.MORE NEWS: MDHHS Lifts No-Contact Recommendation In Huron River Chemical Spill
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