The Convoys of Shame

TitleThe Convoys of Shame
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsDelpard, Raphaël
Running Time105 minutes
DistributorArtédis
CountryFrance
Publication LanguageFrench
Abstract

This documentary examines how the French national rail system organized the deportation of prisoners, including Jews, Roma, and Communists, to concentration camps during World War II. It also highlights acts of resistance undertaken by rail officials. The narrative combines eyewitness testimony and archival footage, with the impressive reconstitution of numerous historical scenes.

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Original PublicationLes Convois de la honte
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