Joe’s Violin, a short documentary that was nominated for an Oscar, features Joseph Feingold, a Holocaust survivor who lives at The Esplanade on 74th Street and West End Avenue.
It’s a touching story about Feingold’s decision to donate the violin he bought when he lived in a displaced person’s camp after World War II. The director is Kahane Cooperman. You can watch the documentary below. The Oscars air on Sunday night.