"Many had never spoken on the record before. And half of the participants died either during the film’s production or after its completion in 2016"
"Mietek Pemper, who helped compile the famous list of Jewish workers sent to Schindler’s enamelware factory, shrewdly reconstituted to be made indispensable"
A conversation with the director, the producer, and the incredible subject of this new documentary that serves as a reminder that the Holocaust is still relevant today.
"In the film, you are not hearing people analyzing trauma, you’re witnessing people experiencing it"
"Their stories, intercut with archival footage...build to a pitch of horror and sadness that eventually allows for a note or two of hope to sound"
"Destination Unknown represents a worthy addition to the canon (of Holocaust-themed documentaries)"
"An accomplished and heartrending documentary"
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"Extraordinary stories of survival"
"Powerful, moving, unremitting"
By Robert W Monk
Interview with Ed Mosberg
By Anoosh Chakelian
"A powerful reminder of the pain and loss suffered by European Jewry, and a testament to the resilience of the Jewish people"
By Stephen Applebaum
"A powerful, valuable addition to the Holocaust testimony genre"
By Peter Bradshaw
By Linda Marric
By Saskia Baron
Interview with Claire Ferguson
By Lior Ashkenazi
"What gives Destination Unknown its power is the focus on the trauma endured by the survivors"
By Geoffrey Macnab
by David Parkinson
"A valuable document"
By Tom Huddleston
By Kate Muir
"Every story is fresh, every testimony is fresh, there is never a point where you think, ‘I’ve heard this before’."
"A far-reaching work"
"How can you make a life after such pain?"
"Destination Unknown is an intimate survivor's testimony, imparting personal pain from those who experienced the Holocaust first-hand."
Helen Jonas (Sternlicht)