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Polish refugee children

Film | Accession Number: 1999.324.1 | RG Number: RG-60.2141 | Film ID: 2268

Title: "P.I.C. Films, Inc. Presents: Children in Refuge" "A film dedicated to children who suffer because of war"

American children in classroom. Ruins in Warsaw (Julien Bryan footage from "Siege" of Warsaw in 1939). Relief packages for Polish children. National War Fund. Polish War Relief. American children reading thank you letters from Polish children. Scenes from refugee camps in Iran, Palestine, South Africa, Kenya, military school in Scotland. Unique shots include footage of emaciated boys in tattered clothing (at 01:11:13 and 01:11:27). These are Polish children deported to the Soviet Union during World War II.

Image
Film Title
Children in Refuge
Duration
00:11:57
Date
Event:  1939-1944
Production:  1944?
Locale
Iran
Kenya
Palestine
Scotland
South Africa
Warsaw, Poland
United States
Language
English
Genre/Form
Documentary.
Credit
Accessed at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Polish Institute and Sikorski Museum
 
Record last modified: 2020-08-04 09:20:36
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