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Bricha: Jewish refugees leave Europe for Palestine

Film | Accession Number: 1992.272.1 | RG Number: RG-60.0797 | Film ID: 513
Image

**There are burn-in time codes on the intermediate Betacam SP (Protection) video. A clean copy must be ordered directly from NCJF.**

Refugees getting on board buses and trains, UNRRA officials help. Refugees waiting at the border at Nachod, a village on the Czech/Polish border. Reception center at Bratislava.

11:07:25 Groups of DPs (Bricha Underground) crossing the Alps from Gnadenwald, Austria to Italy in February 1948. Many shots of walking up paths, climbing slopes, jumping over streams, sheltering under a bridge. Arriving at foot of mountain, getting instructions.

Genre
Unedited
Duration
00:18:08
Event Date
1947
Locale
Czechoslovakia
Tunisia
Italy
Bratislava, Slovakia
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Unedited.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of The National Center for Jewish Film at Brandeis University
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Record last modified: 2018-08-08 16:28:54
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