The film present complicated fate of the last living fugitive and organizer of the most famous and courageous escape from Auschwitz Concentration Camp which took place on June 20th, 1942. Four prisoners wearing SS uniforms fled with weapons by the camp commander's car. This was the most famous, daring and spectacular flight from the camp ever since. It became a legend among prisoners that supported their spirit for a long time. The entire story is told by one of the runaways himself called Kazimierz Piechowski. Thanks to his fluent German the escape was successfully carried out. The film contains the previously unknown photos and footage presenting a private life of SS-men that tortured and oversaw the prisoners in the camp.
A documentary series made to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Poland regaining independence. The program introduced outstanding Poles who fought for the freedom of their homeland. Subsequent episodes of the series depict...
More than half of the children who live in
Central African Republic are forced into hard physical labour or into joining
the army. For almost a decade the country was ravaged by armed conflicts and is
now one of the poorest in...
The film tells the story
of two people: Hiranmoy Ghoshal, a Hindu diplomat, translator, linguist, and
writer from West Bengal and his daughter Mira Ghoshal, a musicologist and expert
on Hindu music. The lives of these two...