Shoah And Four Films After Shoah

  |  Buy to Own: 26/01/2015
  |  1006 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Collection of documentary films by director Claude Lanzmann. 'Shoah' (1985) builds up a horrifying picture of the Nazi extermination camps featuring interviews with both survivors and former guards. 'A Visitor from the Living' (1997) features an interview with a World War II Red Cross official who wrote a report on the Jewish concentration camps. 'Sobibór, October 14, 1943, 4PM' (2001) documents the Sobibór Revolt of 1943, one of only two successful Nazi uprisings. 'The Karski Report' (2010) focuses on the life of Polish resistant Jan Karski who, during the Second World War alerted the allies to the mass genocide that was being committed in German concentration camps. In 'The Last of the Unjust' (2013), Lanzmann explores the involvement of Benjamin Murmelstein, the last president of the Theresienstadt Jewish Council.