SNAG Conference

Meeting Points: Linking History & Place

Presentations that illuminate regional history.

Jean Radakovich + Rose Pfanner | Forging Love – The Art and Romance of Ruth and Svetozar Radakovich
Jean, daughter, and Rose, filmmaker tell the story of Svetozar and Ruth Radakovich’s forbidden romance and successful art career. How art brought them together, reunited them after a tragic Iron Curtain separation and connected them to the MidCentury art communities in the US where they settled. Jean will narrate their story accompanied by slides. Rose will talk about the art of filmmaking and why we chose a documentary to preserve their legacy. We will show the film trailer then conclude.

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Thursday June 6th

Rose Pfanner

The symbiotic link between art and film is an enriching journey, marked by mutual influence and inspiration. As a filmmaker and a broadcast production specialist…


Jean Radakovich

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