The Teacher Who Defied Hitler

2014

April 4, 2014

4.0 88 x
- It was an oasis in the heart of hell. In the mid-1930’s, as the wheels of Hitler’s Final Solution began rolling towards mass genocide, a Jewish school blossomed in the heart of Nazi Berlin. Functioning in plain sight of Nazi officials, the Goldschmidt Schule became a refuge and a place of safety for hundreds of Jewish children. This powerful and emotionally gripping documentary tells the story of the school from its inception in 1935 to the day in 1939 when it was forced to close its doors. (...
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