Eva Fogelman

Bringing 'Darkness' To Light

Agnieszka Holland’s Oscar-nominated film depicts the true story of a Polish sewer worker who helps Jews escape the Holocaust. He does it for money, not honor.

A Country Welcome: Marga Spiegel (Veronica Ferres, right) and her daughter Karin (Luisa Mix) were sheltered from the Nazis by Westphalian farmers and their families.

Saviors at Nazi Ground Zero

Steven Spielberg’s “Schindler’s List” introduced the world to the improbable enigma and moral dilemma of a German Nazi Party member who rescued Jews. The combined commercial forces of Spielberg and the Hollywood image-making machine turned Oskar Schindler into a larger-than-life hero.