Gabrielle Birkner

Gabrielle Birkner

senior editor, @70facesmedia; co-founder @modernloss; mom of 2; @northwesternu alum; writing book for @harpercollins; can't get into yoga.

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Haaretz

Reel life Inside the Warsaw Ghetto

Just months before the Nazis all but emptied the Warsaw Ghetto - sending some 300,000 of its residents to perish at Treblinka - they sent camera-wielding soldiers to capture the increasingly imperiled Jewish community within the ghetto walls. After 30 days of filming in May 1942, the soldiers packed up their equipment; their 62-minute film would forever go unfinished and without a soundtrack.