POV

Classroom Clip: Memories of Home

Clip: Season 30 Episode 8 | 3m 24s

The brothers return to see their childhood home in Campoli from where they were forced to flee. They share memories of their father planting four Cypress trees, now full grown, in their garden - one for each of his sons. They also recall the night of their escape. While unable to enter the home, walking amidst the grounds each brother quietly experiences his connection to memory and place.

Aired: 07/24/17

Rating: NR

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