Halsman, born in Riga was able to procure an American visa due to the intervention of one Albert Einstein, a family friend
‘Night Will Fall’ is a new documentary about filming the liberation of the Nazi concentration camps. After lying unfinished for 70 years, it is finally ready to debut.
A documentary about the Holocaust by Alfred Hitchcock will be screened for the first time as the renowned late director intended, a British newspaper reported.
A 1945 Holocaust documentary by Alfred Hitchcock will be screened later this year to mark the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Europe at the end of World War II.
Two new films deal with the legacy of Alfred Hitchcock. But neither addresses the role the filmmaker played in helping to document the Holocaust.
“Escape,” an exciting World War II-era anti-isolationist thriller and romance, was released to great acclaim nearly 70 years ago, but for years has been difficult to get a hold of. Fortunately, the film, which anticipated “Casablanca,” snuck quietly onto DVD last April.