Harbor from the Holocaust

Harbor from the Holocaust is the story of nearly 20,000 Jewish refugees fleeing Nazi-occupied Europe during World War II, to the Chinese port city of Shanghai. Explore the extraordinary relationship of these Jews and their adopted city of Shanghai, even through the bitter years of Japanese occupation 1937-1945 and the Chinese civil war that followed.

Premier on September 8

Harbor from the Holocaust is the story of nearly 20,000 Jewish refugees fleeing Nazi-occupied Europe during World War II, to the Chinese port city of Shanghai. Explore the extraordinary relationship of these Jews and their adopted city of Shanghai, even through the bitter years of Japanese occupation 1937-1945 and the Chinese civil war that followed.

Harbor from the Holocaust Specials

Harbor from the Holocaust Extras

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"Poéme for Cello and Orchestra"

5m 20s

Composed by Hiao-Tsiun Ma and played by his son, Yo-Yo Ma.

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"Rose, Rose, I Love You"

2m 22s

"Méiguì méiguì wǒ ài nǐ" is a song in Mandarin composed by Chen Gexin.

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Professor Emeritus Irene Eber

18m 36s

Professor Emeritus Irene Eber was an early advisor to the documentary.

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Behind the Music

4m 28s

Reflections on creating the textured musical score for “Harbor from the Holocaust."

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