The title of the film alone gives me the chills. And, because one of the murderers carries the same name as I, my family will once again be faced with questions from those whose curiosity proves too much to resist. Just maybe, though, it is important for all of us, myself included, to take a step back.
A Jewish couple sat in their elegant dining room and charted a daring mission that, nearly 75 years later, sounds like a far-fetched movie plot. In April 1939, they sailed across the Atlantic Ocean, bound for Nazi Germany and determined to rescue 50 Jewish children from Vienna and bring them to safety to the U.S.