I Danced for the Angel of Death: The Dr Edith Eva Eger Story

WLRN’s exclusive presentation of “I Danced for the Angel Of Death: The Dr. Edith Eva Eger Story” received an Emmy for director Ron Small at the 45th Annual Suncoast Emmy Awards .

Produced by the Holocaust Education Film Foundation, this emotional first-person narrative reveals how Holocaust survivor Edith Eva Eger’s bravery keeps her alive through three concentration camps during WWII. After years of suffering from flashbacks and survivor’s guilt, Edith was able to heal and forgive the one person she’d been unable to forgive—herself.

WLRN distributed Dr. Eger’s story nationally in April 2021 for Holocaust remembrance. To date, this one-hour film has received over 83% coverage on public television stations across the co

Liberation Heroes: The Last Eyewitnesses

To commemorate the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the concentration camps, USC Shoah Foundation hosted a conversation with WWII Liberator Alan Moskin and Holocaust survivor Dr. Edith Eger.

BBC Woman’s Hour Interview


Dr. Eger on BBC Women's Hour

Edith Eger on dancing for the ‘Angel of Death’.

Edith Eger was 16 when she was sent to Auschwitz with her parents and sister. Her parents were executed. Harrowed by trauma and survivors guilt once released, she went on to train as a psychologist, a role she still nurtures to this day.

Dr. Edith Eger in Ireland


The Ray D’Arcy Show interviews Dr. Eger
91-year-old Holocaust survivor Dr. Edith Eger joins Ray to talk about how she learnt how to ‘find joy within’ after the horror of Auschwitz and to discuss her Irish number one selling book, ‘The Choice’.

BrightVibes Interviews Dr. Edith Eger

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This incredibly inspiring story of Auschwitz’ survivor Dr. Edith Eger just brought us to tears. Her story is filled with lessons in hope, love, forgiveness and letting go. She also talks about current events in the US.

Though she could have remained a permanent victim, she made the choice to heal. Combining her formal education as clinical psychologist and her own life challenges, she has helped countless others lead full lives by moving beyond their problems –no matter how insurmountable they believed them to be. At 90 years old, she’s still striving to help people make the choice to heal and thrive.

Interviewed by Michiel de Gooijer and Karen Maldoy.

Bay Area Book Festival 2018 – Dr Edith Eger -Thriving Past Trauma

Dr. Edith Eger interviewed by Elizabeth Rosner

An absolute must-see: Dr. Edith Eger, 92-year-old Auschwitz survivor and trauma psychologist, came to us to discuss one of the most compelling books we’ve read this year, “The Choice: Embrace the Possible,” which Desmond Tutu called “a gift to humanity.” She was interviewed by Elizabeth Rosner, author of the award-winning “Survivor Cafe: The Legacy of Trauma and the Labyrinth of Memory.”

The Power of Choice

Dr. Edith Eger, renowned trauma recovery therapist, speaker and new author, talks about harnessing the power of choice to free ourselves from past traumas and move forward in forgiveness. Learn about her heroic story of survival and inspiration by reading her new memoir, THE CHOICE: Embrace the Possible.

Prison of Our Own Mind

Dr. Edith Eger, renowned trauma recovery therapist, speaker and new author, talks about freeing ourselves from the prisons of our own minds. Learn about her heroic story of survival and inspiration by reading her new memoir, THE CHOICE: Embrace the Possible.