The Consul of Bordeaux / O Cônsul de Bordéus

This is the true story of Aristides de Sousa Mendes, the consul of Bordeaux. A man who issued over 30'000 visas for safe passage to Portugal during WWII in June 1940, defying the direct orders of his government. Among them were 10'000 Jews.

Year:
2011
Length:
90 minutes
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O Cônsul de Bordéus
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Shown at

  1. 20th Annual International Jewish Film Festival (Eastern Connecticut) - 2014
  2. Athens Jewish Film Festival - 2014

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