The film includes materials from the archives of Emanuel Ringelblum, who in October, 1939, started collecting materials about the Nazi occupation of Poland. As he wrote, „As a leader of the Jewish Social Self-help Organization, I was in contact with the surrounding people every day. I heard about everything that happened to the Jews in Warsaw and the suburbs. Almost every day, delegations from the provinces came and told of their difficult experiences. I listened; in the evening I wrote it all down.”
Born in 1955 in Warsaw. Documentary film director and screenwriter. She has been a TVP reporter and filmmaker from the late 80s. Author of many documentaries on historical topics, especially about the Warsaw Uprising and Jewish subjects in Polish history.
A graduate of the Faculty of Theory of Drama of the Theatre Academy in Warsaw. Head of the editorial board of „TeleEkspress” in 1992 and vice director of Documentary Films and Reportage at TVP 2 (2007-2011). Author of many documentaries on historical topics, especially about the Warsaw Uprising and Jewish subjects in Polish history.
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PIATEK, 16/11/2018 19:00
2017, 55 min, Poland
Polish with English subtitles