Defying The Nazis: The Sharps' War

Defying the Nazis: The Sharps' War

Special | 1h 19m 22s | Video has closed captioning.

Join an American couple’s courageous mission in 1939 to help refugees escape Nazi-occupied Europe. Over the course of two years, the pair will risk their lives so that hundreds can live in freedom. A new film by Ken Burns and Artemis Joukowsky. Join the conversation with #SharpsWarPBS.

Aired: 09/20/16

Expired: 10/05/16

Rating: TV-PG

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Funding is provided by members of the Better Angels Society including Jan and Rick Cohen and Jonathan and Jeannie Lavine; The Starr Foundation; The Threshold Foundation; The SeaStone Foundation; and donations from individuals.

Defying The Nazis: The Sharps' War.

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Follow Waitstill and Martha as they travel Europe undercover, saving refugees from Prague to Paris.

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