A revealing inside look at Pope Pius XII’s crucial role in helping hundreds of thousands of Jews escape Nazi persecution. See detailed documents and hear first-hand accounts of the clandestine efforts ordered by Pius. Plus, a Holocaust survivor tells his story of how nuns hid him in a convent in Rome and kept him and many others safe during the deportation of Jews.
"Pius XII and the Holocaust: The Secret History of the Great Rescue" is being sold by the Vatican Television Center.
The 30-minute documentary highlights the story of a Holocaust survivor who tells how he was hid in a convent in Rome.
It also includes firsthand accounts of Pius XII's clandestine efforts on behalf of the Jews.