They Were Not Silent Poster | © Wagner Labor Archives
Documentary | 1998 | History | USA

Shooting data

LocationsNew York, Bonn

Project data

Length of movie30
Picture formatTV 4:3 (1 : 1,33)
Picture material negativeBetacam SP/SX
Picture material positiveBetacam SP/SX
Sound formatStereo

    Brief synopsis

    Tells the story of the anti-Nazi and rescue activities of the American Jewish labor movement, including their aid to the Underground fighters of the ghettoes of East Europe, and their assistance to Holocaust survivors in refugee camps across the globe. The video features rare archival footage and photos, plus interviews with labor veterans, Holocaust survivors and scholars.


    ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
    Isaiah ShefferErzähler [SR]


    Director's Departmentdirector Roland Millman
    Editingeditor Roland Millman
    MusiccomposerKeith Crane
    ScreenplayscreenwriterGail Malmgreen

    Production companies

    Bright Screen Productions [us]

    Distributing companies

    The Cinema Guild