About this Site
The short films that appear in the History of the Holocaust section and in the Video Testimony Resource Center
are excerpts from original films created for the permanent exhibit of the new Holocaust History Museum at Yad Vashem.
Museum Film Directors:
Reuven Hecker, Ayelet Heller, Noemi Schory
Museum Film Producers:
Noemi Schory, Liran Atzmor, Itai Ken-Tor, Liat Benhabib
Museum Film Production Company:
Archival Footage Courtesy of:
Bulgarian National Film Archive http://bnf.bg/
Bundesfilmarchiv/Transit Film GmbH
Chronos Media GmbH
The Ghetto Fighters' House Archive http://www.gfh.org.il/
The Hungarian National Film Archive
Imperial War Museum http://www.iwmcollections.org.uk/
Interview of Shalom Shorenson from the archive of the USC Shoah Foundation Institute for Visual History and Education http://www.college.usc.edu/vhi
Israel Educational TV http://www.ietv.gov.il/
Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision http://www.beeldengeluid.nl/
NARA: The United States National Archives and Records Administration
Westermann Unternehmensarchiv, Braunschweig-Sammlung Reinhold Sterz
Disclaimer: We have done our best to identify the original sources of the archival footage and stills appearing in the films on this website. If you have additional information, please contact us at: email@example.com
All museum films appearing in the new Holocaust History Museum are available for personal viewing and research at the Visual Center at Yad Vashem.
The Visual Center is the world’s most comprehensive resource center of cinematic work related to the Holocaust. We collect, catalogue and offer viewing facilities for Holocaust-related films of all genres including survivor testimonies. The Center also provides access to Yad Vashem’s extensive resources.