The Children of Chabannes 1999 NR
Amazon Instant Video
|Genres||Military & War, Documentary|
|Director||Lisa Gossels, Dean Wetherell|
|Starring||Norbert Bikales, Wolfie Blumenreich|
|Supporting actors||Rene Castille, Collette Dony-Pascal, Jerry Gerard, Lisa Gossels, Peter Gossels, Lydia Jablonski, Ruth Keller, Serge Klarsfeld, Yvonne Labrousse, Georges Loinger, Jean Michaud, Michele Nougier, Renee Paillassou, Claude Pasty, Rachel Pludermacher, Frédéric Pottecher, Philippe Pétain, Ernest Rosner|
|Studio||Wetherell & Associates|
|MPAA rating||NR (Not Rated)|
|Captions and subtitles||English Details|
|Rental rights||7-day viewing period. Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
Thanks to Lisa and Dean for creating this masterpiece!!
The music was perfect...and the camera shots, dialogue, and updates on the "children" added a valuable, insightful component to this award-winning testimonial!
It tells of how a village, Chabonnes, in unoccupied France, during WWII, supported a chateau school of Jewish refuge children.
Vivement qu'on en fasse une version française!
I can't wait the French version!!!
From 1939 and during the fall, partition, and the unoccupied zone of France in the 1940s during World War II, there is a obscured incident
which should be given renewed public... Read more
I love history of people and places... true stories of heros... saving children... and the follow-up of the lives of both children and teachers, etc.Published 13 months ago by Seeker of Truth
Although he didn't appear in the film, my late father was one of the 500 Jewish children who were rescued by the incredibly brave and good people depicted in the film. Read morePublished 23 months ago by nobbysbev
Extraordinary documentary about the people of the Creuse region of France who, during World War ii courageously opened their homes and schools to hundreds of Jewish immigrant... Read morePublished on September 29, 2011 by Scadhog
I purchased this video after seeing it recommended by the random acts of kindness website. I planned to show it to 8th grade students. Read morePublished on February 3, 2011 by JenL
A very well made documentary of good deeds in the bad time of the German Occupation of France. An occupation brings out the worst and the best in people. Read morePublished on January 9, 2010 by J. L. Dirks
It is so hard to imagine what those
people went through. Hats off to
all of those who gave a helping hand
and their hearts.