Discover the amazing true story of Roslyn's parents’ survival and triumph as two unlikely Holocaust and Atomic Bomb survivors
Roslyn’s mother, Sonja Franken, was in the concentration camps of Nazi Europe surviving Auschwitz, and her father, John Franken, was a prisoner of war in Japan surviving the Nagasaki atomic bombing.
As two young Jewish prisoners of war(s) held captive in opposite sides of the world, they both remarkably survive to eventually meet and find enduring love against all odds.
Roslyn Franken's own survival of cancer at the age of 29 is credited to her resiliency inspired by her parents' strengths in overcoming their struggles.
Meet Roslyn as she tells the story of
MIGHT, MIRACLES AND TRIUMPH OF THE HUMAN SPIRIT
based on her acclaimed book entitled MEANT TO BE
feature film adaptation currently underway through Five Star Studios
She is available in the U.S. and in Canada to present her powerful multi-media programs to Jewish and other faith-based groups, high school students, senior groups, community organizations and non-profits.
See what Roslyn Franken's audiences have to say.
unforgettable...moving...powerful storytelling...simply amazing...the best program I've ever heard...
“It was an absolute pleasure to have Roslyn at The Ravines Retirement Residence & Senior Suites on December 1st, 2016. It is very easy to say that all of our residents and visitors who attended were extraordinarily moved by the story that she had to tell, as well as the positive energy that she brought forth. Despite all of the heartache and despair that her parents and then herself have gone through, she helped us all realize that there is ALWAYS hope and that maybe just maybe our problems that we face today aren’t as rough as we think they are. She kept everyone spellbound throughout her story and It was clear that it touched everyone in different ways… I want to express our profound appreciation for helping us understand 'all of the little miracles that life has to offer' I have had a number of Ravines Residents approach me to tell me how much they enjoyed Roslyn’s presentation and how well spoken they thought she was. Roslyn, I am extremely grateful that our paths crossed & I certainly hope that they do again. You & your family are truly an inspiration and the whole world deserves to hear your story.” Jessica Dube- Ravines Recreation Manager
miracles are around us every day
I highly recommend that as a teacher of religion or history, this is an amazing presentation to have her come and give for your students. ~ Thomas Baars, Department Head of Religion, St. Francis Xavier Catholic High School
Hear Roslyn's inspirational insights as also expressed in her earlier books.
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