Rescuers: stories of courage: two families
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Movie propagandaFrom producer Jeff Freilich comes these compassionate stories about two remarkable families who risk everything to help Jewish refugees during the Holocaust. Putting the well-being of strangers ahead of their own safety, they brought hope and humanity to people who had lost both.
The family of a brave teenager named Malka Csizmadia (Robin Tunney) reach out to a Jewish refugee (Michael Rapaport), helping him and others escape from the prison camp behind their home.
In We are circus, husband and wife circus owners (Tim Matheson and Darryl Hannah) risk losing their business and their lives by hiding a Jewish family in their travelling circus.
Security censorship classification
M (Low level coarse language, adult themes)
Not for public release in Australia before date
6 August 1999