From Where They Stood
Languages: French, German, Polish with English subtitles
Director: Christophe Cognet
Cast: Tal Bruttman, Christophe Cognet, Corinne Halter
Genres: Documentary, History, Jewish Culture, Fascism
Distributor: Greenwich Entertainment, LLC
It is not widely known that a handful of prisoners in the Nazi death camps managed somehow to take clandestine photographs of the hell that was being hidden from the world. Director Christophe Cognet retraces the footsteps of these courageous men and women in a quest to unearth the circumstances and the stories behind their photographs.
"We can, thanks to movies like this one, continue to bear witness." -Elizabeth Weitzman, TheWrap