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CINEMA’S EXILES: Watch the Preview

Watch a preview of CINEMA'S EXILES: FROM HITLER TO HOLLYWOOD. The film premieres on PBS stations in January 2009.

Dec 3rd, 2008 | 111 comments

Video Exclusive: Movie Stars Entertain Troops

The exiles participate in the war effort, including entertaining troops on leave, selling war bonds and becoming air raid wardens.

Dec 1st, 2008 | 6 comments

Video Exclusive: Rudi Fehr Arrives in New York

Editor Rudi Fehr describes leaving Europe and arriving in New York in 1936.

Dec 1st, 2008 | 1 comment

Video Exclusive: Rudi Fehr Arrives in Hollywood

Editor Rudi Fehr relates the story of his arrival in Hollywood, and his connections to established exiles from Hitler's Germany.

Dec 1st, 2008 | 2 comments

Video Exclusive: Rudi Fehr and Prizzi’s Honor

Editor Rudi Fehr talks about being recognized by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for his work on Prizzi's Honor.

Dec 1st, 2008 | 1 comment

Video Exclusive: Exiles Succeed in Hollywood

Billy Wilder is just one of the more than 800 exiles who journey to Hollywood and succeed in the studio system.

Dec 1st, 2008 | 3 comments

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 | 0 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 | 1 comment

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 | 1 comment

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 | 1 comment
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