pictory: “Poles Flee To Persia”, WWII News Reel (1943)

Polish Refugees Arrive in Iran (Persia) during WWII after their exode from Poland invaded by Nazi Germany. Amongst them were also Jews and Gypsies who were threatened by the Nazi Purification policy. Watch Video here

Recommended Readings:

Director Khosrow Sinai film about Polish refugees in Iran World War II


“Zero Degree Turn,” an Iranian television drama series about the Holocaust (New York Times) 

For the life of a child: Polish World War II refugees in Iran by By Robert D. Burgener

Tales of the Persian Corridor – Bridge To Victory.


Film review of Franco-Soviet Film « Tegeran ’43 » aka « Tehran 43 » by Darius KADIVAR 

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