20 movies like Secret Lives: Hidden Children & Their Rescuers During WWII, ordered by similarity : Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport(2000), They Shall Not Grow Old(2018), I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal(2007), Spellbound(2002), Against the Tide(2009), #AnneFrank. Parallel Stories(2019), Samouni Road(2018), The Goebbels Experiment(2005), Of Fathers and Sons(2017), The Rape of Europa(2006), The Long Way Home(1997), The True Glory(1945) ...
Through interviews we meet some of the people who risked their lives to hide Jewish children during World War II and how this experience has continued to affect the survivors.
The secret smuggling of 9,300 Jewish children out of Nazi-occupied Germany in the late 1930s.
Documentary, War, Drama, History
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A documentary about World War I with never-before-seen footage to commemorate the centennial of the end of the war.
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Mystery & Thriller, Documentary, Comedy
Paige Kimble Jonathan Knisely Balu Natarajan Julianne Ruth
Spellbound follows eight teenagers on their quest to win the 1999 National Spelling Bee.
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'Against The Tide' examines the conflict that erupted in the American Jewish community over the best means to rescue the European Jews trying to escape the Holocaust. It tells the little ... See full summary »
Documentary, Drama, History
Helen Mirren Anna Migotto Anne Frank
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It is based on five women who did survive the Holocaust but shared her same fate of "deportation, suffering and being denied their childhood and adolescence," according to promotional materials.
Through archival footage and dramatic readings of his personal writings, the life of Nazi Germany's Propaganda Minister, Josef Goebbels, is examined.
Talal Derki returns to his homeland where he gains the trust of a radical Islamist family, sharing their daily life for over two years.
The story of Nazi Germany's plundering of Europe's great works of art during World War II and Allied efforts to minimize the damage.
The story of the post World War II Jewish refugee situation from liberation to the establishment of the modern state of Israel.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
A documentary account of the allied invasion of Europe during World War II compiled from the footage shot by nearly one thousand four hundred cameramen. It opens as the assembled Allied ... See full summary »
Documentary, War, Drama, History
Simon Srebnik Michael Podchlebnik Richard Glazar Rudolf Vrba Inge Deutschkron Filip Müller
Claude Lanzmann's epic documentary recounts the story of the Holocaust through interviews with witnesses - perpetrators as well as survivors.
Eyewitness interviews and archival footage highlight Marcel Ophuls' account of the Nazi "Butcher of Lyon.".
In this immersive film essay, master documentary filmmaker Thomas Heise dives into four generations of his own family archives to trace the profound cultural and political upheaval of Germany's last century.
Five families struggle with the ups and downs of cancer treatment over the course of six years.
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"Which Way Home" is a feature documentary film that follows unaccompanied child migrants, on their journey through Mexico, as they try to reach the United States. We follow children like ... See full summary »
Waad Al-Khateab Waad Al-Kateab
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FOR SAMA is both an intimate and epic journey into the female experience of war.
David Friedman Jesse Friedman
Documentary on the Friedmans, a seemingly typical, upper-middle-class Jewish family whose world is instantly transformed when the father and his youngest son are arrested and charged with shocking and horrible crimes.
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Using previously unreleased archival material in addition to contemporary interviews, this academy award-winning documentary tells the story of the Frank family and presents the first ... See full summary »