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Video Exclusive: Emigrés Share Information

The Jewish emigre community maintains cohesion and shares information about what is going on in Europe during World War II.

Dec 1st, 2008 | Comments

Video Exclusive: Erich Korngold Stays in the U.S.

Composer Erich Korngold and his family are forced to stay in the U.S. as Hitler tightens his grip on Europe's Jewish community.

Dec 1st, 2008 | Comments

Video Exclusive: Fritz Lang Struggles in Hollywood

Renowned director Fritz Lang struggles to find his place in the Hollywood studio system upon his arrival in Los Angeles.

Dec 1st, 2008 | Comments

Video Exclusive: UFA Studios Fires Jewish Employees

UFA studios, a giant of Berlin's cinema before World War II, starts firing Jewish employees under pressure from the Nazi party.

Dec 1st, 2008 | Comments

Video Exclusive: Death Mills

Billy Wilder is hired by the U.S. Army to document the horror of the Nazi concentration camps at the end of World War II in the film Death Mills.

Dec 1st, 2008 | Comments

Video Exclusive: Hedy Lamarr

Actress Hedy Lamarr arrives in Hollywood in 1937, and is quickly cast in her first feature, Algiers, in 1938.

Dec 1st, 2008 | Comments

About the Filmmakers

Learn more about the team behind CINEMA'S EXILES, Karen Thomas and Margaret Smilow.

Nov 26th, 2008 | Comments



Nov 26th, 2008 | Comments

Filmmaker Interview: Karen Thomas

Read a Q&A with award-winning director/producer/writer Karen Thomas about the making of CINEMA'S EXILES.

Nov 26th, 2008 | Comments


Additional web and print resources for CINEMA'S EXILES: FROM HITLER TO HOLLYWOOD.

Nov 20th, 2008 | Comments
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