Laurel Vlock

 

 

Age: 73

 

Summary: film producer and director who became instrumental in the videotaping and archiving of many survivors' accounts of the sufferings caused by the Holocaust, who had founded the Holocaust Survivors Film Project in 1979 to compile videotaped interviews with survivors, and who won an Emmy Award for 1981's Forever Yesterday, a documentary about Holocaust survivors.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a car accident

 

Born: August 5, 1926

 

Died: July 8, 2000

 

Location: New Haven, Connecticut