Filmed in Auschwitz With Former Prisoners, First Holocaust Feature Film Was a Feminist Triumph

Centering around the story of a real Jewish heroine, the first ever Holocaust feature film was a revolutionary female-led experiment. 'They did everything automatically, as returning prisoners. It was frightening'

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A scene from Wanda Jakubowska's 1947 film "The Last Stage."
A scene from Wanda Jakubowska's 1947 film "The Last Stage." 'Jakubowska swore that if she lived, she would make a film about the horrors of Auschwitz'Credit: Film Polski
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