Into The Arms Of Strangers: Stories Of The Kindertransport Reviews

February 2, 2018
... deserves the Oscar it won last March for best documentary feature...
April 16, 2001
Faces which carry history. That's what you will take away with you after watching.
February 7, 2001
Heartbreaking yet truly inspirational.
January 1, 2000
At its best, the film gives a human face to stories of unimaginable suffering and unexpected triumph.
January 1, 2000
As well made and meticulously researched as we have come to expect from such pristine educational projects, enhanced with impressive archival footage and stills, heightened by carefully chosen music and sound, and elevated by properly dignified narration.
January 1, 2000
Students of both the dark and bright side of human nature cannot afford to miss it.
January 1, 2000
As recorded history, Into the Arms of Strangers, is indispensable. As a piece of documentary filmmaking, it's no more inventive than scads of talking-head missives that appear on cable TV every evening.
January 1, 2000
An extraordinarily fine and understated documentary.
January 1, 2000
Into the Arms of Strangers was produced with the help of the Holocaust Museum in Washington; it is a valuable, if necessarily fragmented, part of that institution's attempt to convey the enormity of what the Nazis did one life at a time.
January 1, 2000
Stories you'll never forget.
January 1, 2000
It's an incredibly moving film, alternately infuriating and heartbreaking -- often both.
January 1, 2000
What's being said makes for invaluable mandatory listening.