About the film
philadelphia, pennsylvania austria holocaust (shoah) jewish life vienna, austria third reich (iii reich 1933-45) 1930s true story nazi germany save children
50 Children : The Rescue Mission of Mr. and Mrs. Kraus
Release Date: August 04, 2013
|Slogan||:||«Two Ordinary Americans. Fifty Innocent Lives. One Unforgettable Journey.»|
|Production Companies||:||HBO Documentary Films, PerlePress Productions|
In the spring of 1939, Gilbert and Eleanor Kraus embarked on a risky and unlikely mission. Traveling into the heart of Nazi Germany, they rescued 50 Jewish children from Vienna and brought them to the United States.