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The Danube Exodus

directed by Péter Forgács
Hungary 1998
  • 60 min
27 Ratings


In the travelogue The Danube Exodus, Péter Forgács documents the Jewish exodus from Slovakia just before the beginning of World War II. In two boats, a group of nine hundred Slovak, Austrian Jews tried to reach the Black Sea via the river Danube, in order to get to Palestine from there.