Life in Kippenheim
Group portrait of Jewish inmates in the Gurs internment camp taken on the occasion of the golden wedding anniverary of Julius and Emma Wachenheimer, Julius was the brother of Max, Hedy's Grandfather. Hedy's grandmother, Lina Wachenheimer, is in the front on the far right. Hugh and Ella Wachenheimer, Hedy's parents, are in the very back on the far right. Hugo's brother, Oskar, and his wife, Kathe, are in the back on the far left. Camp de Gurs, France, December 1940
Seeking Peace in Palestine
Hedy Epstein standing between Jeff Halper and Salim Shawamreh in front of an Israeli Committee Against Home Demolition mural. The Shawamreh home was demolished by Israeli authorities several times for building without a permit on land they owned. Building permit applications were routinely denied. Anata, West Bank, December 2003.