Rescuers: stories of courage
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Movie propagandaFrom producer Jeff Freilich come these compelling true stories about two extraordinary couples who selflessly risk their own lives to provide safe homes and passage to Jewish refugees during the Holocaust. They open their hearts and homes to virtual strangers, showing remarkable strength, courage and compassion
A newly-wed couple (Dana Delany and Martin Donovan) lives in a constant state of danger after turning their country house into a hideaway for fleeing Jewish refugees.
Linda Hamilton portrays Madame Taquest who, along with her husband (Alfred Molina) gives young Jewish boys a new lease of life by hiding them at their Catholic school for children of prisoners of war.
Security censorship classification
PG (Adult themes, medium level violence)
Not for public release in Australia before date
23 July 1999