Tunnel of Hope

 

 

 

 

 

 

Directed by: Dror H. Shwaratz


Synopsis:

In 1943, 250 Jewish slave workers successfully escaped from a Nazi labor camp in Novogrudok, Belarus, via a tunnel they dug. The film follows the remaining escapees alive today, accompanied by their descendants, in an attempt to find the tunnel. The archaeological excavations dug up not only piles of dirt and some physical remnants, but also dredged up the memories, pain and hope of 3 generations which merge to become one story.

  • Documentary

  • Country of production: Israel

  • Year of production: 2015

  • Length: 88 minutes

  • Language: Hebrew (English subtitles)