Monthly Archives: March 2014

Links roundup: Hank Greenberg

The Ciesla Foundation was pleased to see The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg get a mention from across the pond in the Irish sports journal, TheScore.ie. Yesterday, TheScore named Aviva Kempner’s 1999 film their “Sports Film of the Week,” … Continue reading

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Go Visit “Becoming American” at Philly’s Jewish Culture Museum

I had a wonderful time last week at the National Museum of American Jewish History in Philadelphia. I visited the museum for the opening of “Chasing Dreams: Baseball and Becoming American,” a great new exhibit that shows how the game … Continue reading

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Stories from “Kiner’s Korner”

Like many fans of the golden age of baseball I was saddened by Ralph Kiner’s death last month. I feel fortunate to have met and interviewed Ralph while filming my 1999 documentary The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg. I … Continue reading

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