Narrated by Maya Angelou, As Seen Through These Eyes is the story of a brave group of people who fought Hitler with the only weapons they had: charcoal, pencil stubs, shreds of paper and memories. These artists took their fate into their own hands to make a compelling statement about the human spirit, enduring against unimaginable odds.
Run out of Germany by the Nazis, a small contingent of German Jewish intellectuals exacted the perfect revenge–returning to Europe as U.S. soldiers to defeat the enemy. Groundbreaking and unforgettable, THE RITCHIE BOYS is the never-before-told tale of a handful of German nationals who used their language and cultural knowledge to wage psychological warfare against the Nazis and to liberate Europe.
Sir Nicholas Winton by Czech artist Jana Bačová Kroftová on the occasion of Sir Nick's 105th birthday May 19th, 2014. Sir Nicholas is known for saving at least 669 children from the Holocaust and is sometimes called the British Schindler. Young Czech artist Jana Bačová Kroftová dedicated this picture to him. Czech Republic President Milos Zeman announced that Sir Nicholas Winton will be honored with his country's highest decoration, the Order of the White Lion.
My Mexican Shivah is a very funny comedy funeral film that illustrates highly traditional shivah Jewish funeral traditions in an entertaining manner. It contrasts contemporary Mexican Jews living in Mexico City and shows the clashing cultures of secular versus religious.