Now 108 years old, Nazi concentration camp survivor Alice Sommer lives unassisted in a London flat and plays piano every day. The secret of her long life and vitality are her happiness and optimism. Music is her religion, and saved her life.
In Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.
Frederic Bohbot, producer of The Lady in Number describes Alice Herz-Sommer as the most incredible person he's ever met. "[Alice Herz-Sommer] had no material desires, she had no hatred in her. She was curious about everyone and loved everyone"
Πώς μπορεί ένα παιδί να μη γελάει όταν γελάει η μαμά του
"I have lived through many wars and have lost everything many times - including my husband, my mother and my beloved son. Yet life is beautiful, and I have so much to learn and enjoy." - Alice Herz Sommer, pianist and survivor of Theresienstadt.