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The Film

About the documentary Sugihara: Conspiracy of Kindness
The Producers
Project Credits

Interactive Timeline

An interactive historical timeline tracing Sugihara's travels across Asia and Europe, examining the events and decisions that shaped his life. Also available in text-only format.

Video & Readings

An easy-to-use menu of all the supplementary readings, transcripts and video offered on this site.

Sugihara Lesson Plan for Teachers

The biography of Chiune Sugihara is a compelling story of individual courage and an intriguing window onto a little-known World War II story. Educators can use the film and this Web site to provide students with valuable context for their study of the war, Japan during the early 20th century, and the Holocaust -- as well as being a story that offers an unexpected connection between the West and the East.


A list of print and Web resources related to Chiune Sugihara