Country: Portugal, Belgium, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
This is the story of Aristides de Sousa Mendes, a man of conviction who saved 30,000 lives during WWII, in June 1940. Among them were10,000 Jews. As the Portuguese General Consul stationed in Bordeaux, France, he issued 30,000 visas for safe ...
emotional, serious, gloomy, realistic, touching ...
tragic hero, rescue, human spirit, wartime life, against humanity, danger, heroes, politics, hopes, life is a bitch, disobey, refugee ...
20th century, 30s, 40s
europe, france, portugal