View the award winning documentary The Unimaginable Journey of Peter Ertel by local producer, director Joseph Cahn. Winner of the 2017 Cleveland International Film Festival Local Heroes Competition

"The multiple award-winning documentary about a decorated German soldier who became an American patriot. Peter Ertel grippingly recounts his extraordinary personal odyssey as only he could tell it - with unprecedented candor, insight and raw emotion. ... Featuring rare archival footage - much of which has never been shown before - The Unimaginable Journey of Peter Ertel is an unforgettable lesson in humanity, borne out of history's most inhuman era."--Container.


  • Occurred Wednesday, February 19th, 2020 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm


Beachwood Branch Cuyahoga County Public Library

25501 Shaker Boulevard
Beachwood, OH 44122


Carly Garinger Beachwood Branch