New film on Wehrmacht terror
2nd October 2010
A new documentary focussing on Polish prisoners of war who were forced to fight alongside the Nazis has been released.
Polish POWs had little choice but to join the Wehrmacht
Directed by Mariusz Malinowski, ‘Children of the Wehrmacht’ looks at the story of Alojzy Lysko’s father, one of the estimated 500,000 Poles who found themselves in the no-win situation during WWII.
The film follows Lysko as he sets out to collect information from survivors in order to discover his father’s eventual fate.
“It is difficult to think back over the memories,” says Lysko. “I love my dad very much, even though I did not know him for all of his life. But I am aware of what happened to him and what he went through.”
The dramatic story reaches ...
The full text of articles over six months old is only available to members of My NPE
The signs are printed on various coloured pieces of paper and sit below the glass counter top. One reminds customers that they must spend at least 30 zloties if they ... -
Gdańsk is one of Europe’s best kept secrets. Expecting a glum commie city? Think again. The Old Town captivates, and couldn’t look any sweeter if it was built by the ... -
"Easy solution...dogs attack humans...in Australia we call theses dangerous dogs, no questions, no 'observation', dogs are destroyed...no arguments, owner charged. ..."
Read the story and add your comment