Saved by Deportation

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2007, 80 min
  • Director:Slawomir Grunberg
  • Producer:Robert Podgursky
  • Editors:Chris Julian, Malgorzata Lukomska, Erika Street
  • Music:Robby Aceto

During World War II, over 200,000 Polish Jews who fled the Nazis were deported to Siberia under Stalin's orders. Facing years of extreme temperatures, disease and starvation, their return home revealed that the deportations saved them from Nazi extermination.

This is a 3-minute scene sample, the "Generosity" montage, from the larger 80-minute documentary.

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