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AKL Heritage Festival: The Betrayal – Film about Spy Ron Jeffery

07 Oct 2020 - 11 Oct 2020


Wednesday 7 October 2020, 10.00am - Wednesday 7 October 2020, 12.00pm

Sunday 11 October 2020, 2.00pm - Sunday 11 October 2020, 4.00pm


Polish Heritage Trust Museum, 125 Elliot Street, Howick, Auckland

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09 533 3530



Aucklander Ron Jeffery’s wartime adventures as courier, spy, and executioner for the Polish Underground Resistance have all the hallmarks of a spy thriller.

This powerful New Zealand film by John Anderson uses a dynamic mix of documentary, rare archival footage, and vivid dramatic re-creations to lift the secrecy on this story of a courageous New Zealander.

Age 15+.

Museum entry by donation.

Please check Covid-19 restrictions for Auckland before your visit and contact museum staff with any enquiries. Safe distancing and contact tracing are in place. Physical Event will be held during Levels 1 & 2 of Covid-19 but not during Levels 3+.



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