Escape to Victory: The Jewish Inmates Who Tunneled Out of a Nazi Labor Camp

A new documentary charts the remarkable story of 250 Jewish escapees who successfully fled from a camp in Nowogródek. Haaretz meets the director and some of the survivors.

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In May 1943, a dramatic decision was taken in a labor camp in the town of Nowogr dek (then in eastern Poland, now part of Belarus). The final 250 Jews remaining in the camp decided to take their fate into...