Jerzy Bossak

Jerzy Bossak & Waclaw Kazmierczak – Requiem dla 500 tysiecy AKA Requiem for 500.000 (1963)

A short documentary made in 1963 by soviet propagandist Jerzy Bossak and Wacław Kaźmierczak featuring unique archival footage of the Jewish Ghetto of Warsaw.

The Warsaw Ghetto (pol. “Getto Warszawskie” ) was the largest of all Jewish Ghettos in Nazi-occupied Europe during World From there, about 254,000 Ghetto residents were sent to Treblinka extermination camp during the three months of summer 1942. Read More »