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Heroes : saving Jewish lives from the Nazis / Visual Productions presents a documentary by Marc Villiger and Tom Sommer ; script/auteurs, Tom Sommer, Marc Villiger ; directing/metteur en scène, Marc Villiger ; production/réalisation, Tom Sommer, Ruth Villiger

Publication | Library Call Number: DVD-1305

They were hiding Jews and other fugitives in Central France during the Second World War. They risked their own lives taking such a stand. Who were these people, the descendants of France's Protestant minority? Were they heroes? What made them resist the Nazis and their collaborators, the French police? Is it possible to find traces of that behavior in this region's French society today? This provocative documentary challenges one's own reaction to people of other cultures in a time of worldwide migration.

Variant Title
Herren : die keine sein wollten
Format
Projected medium
Published
Worcester, PA : Distributed by Vision Video, [2016]
Language
English
French
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Record last modified: 2017-05-18 12:50:00
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