Silent Saviours

The German invasion in 1940 is the beginning of a struggle for life for the Jews in France. Still, 75% of them survive the holocaust. For the first time a film recounts the circumstances of their rescue – and the civil resistance of numerous “Silent Saviours” who made this possible.

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    Our documentary "Silent Saviours" will be screened on German TV for the first time on January 24th, 2017 at 9:05 pm on ARTE. The German invasion in 1940 is the beginning of a struggle for life for the Jews in France. Still, 75% of them survive the holocaust. For the first time a film recounts the circumstances of their rescue – and the civil resistance of numerous “Silent Saviours” who made this possible.  



Silent Saviours

The German invasion in 1940 is the beginning of a struggle for life for the Jews in France. Still, 75% of them survive the holocaust. For the first time a film recounts the circumstances of their rescue – and the civil resistance of numerous “Silent Saviours” who made this possible.

SCRIPT
Christian Frey
Susanne Wittek

DIRECTOR
Christian Frey

DOP
Thomas Bresinsky

CAMERA ASSISTANT
Resa Asarschahab
Max Rainer

FILM EDITOR
Christoph Senn

FILM EDITOR ASSISTANT
Malte Hadeler

COMPOSER
Nils Kacirek

ANIMATION
Ali Soozandeh

GRAPHICS
Stefan Matlik

SET PHOTOGRAPHY
Rebecca Hoppé

SOUND DESIGN
Pierre Brandt

SET DESIGN
Daniel Nowak

VOICE-OVER
Katharina Keller

ARCHIVES
Agentur Karl Höffkes
Critical Past
National Archive
Pond 5
Shoah Foundation

IDEA
Susanne Wittek

PRODUCTION MANAGER
Stefanie Nowak, GBF
Melanie Clausen, NDR

PRODUCER
Ira Beetz

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
Reinhardt Beetz

COMMISSIONING EDITOR
Ulrike Dotzer (NDR/ARTE)

Koproduktion

Kooperation

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Förderer

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