Rescuers: Stories of Courage - Two Women
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Rescuers: Stories of Courage - Two Women
Based on Rescuers: Portraits of Moral Courage in the Holocaust, a book by Gay Block and Malka Drucker, this made-for-cable drama was intended as the first of a trilogy inspired by the same literary source. The film is divided into two segments, both set in Europe during WWII. Scripted by Ernest Kinoy, "Mamusha" stars Elizabeth Perkins as a Polish-Catholic nanny who saves her orphaned Jewish charge by literally hiding the child in plain sight, posing as the child's mother. And "The Woman on the Bicycle," adapted by Susan Nanus, features Sela Ward and Fritz Weaver in the… More

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"Two stories of Christians in Europe who risked their lives to help Jews being persecuted by the Nazis."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
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