The Danube Exodus

The Danube Exodus

培特.弗蓋茲Péter FORGÁCS
1998
  • Hungary
60min
B&W
  • DCP
G

The Danube Exodus

Synopsis

This travelogue documents the Jewish exodus from Slovakia just before the beginning of WWII. In two boats, a group of nine hundred Jews tried to reach the Black Sea via the river Danube, to get to Palestine from there. It is based on the amateur films of the captain of one of the boats.

Festivals & Awards
1998 IDFA