Memory Is Our Homeland

Duration: 90 min.
Country of production: Canada, Belarus
Year of production: 2018
Film original language: English, Polish
Website: https://memoryisourhomeland.com/
Director: Jonathan Durand
Pictures: Jonathan Durand
Editing: Catherine Villeminot
Music: Mikael Tobias
Producer: Jonathan Durand, Frederic Bohbot


From 1942 to 1952, more than 18,000 Polish women and children lived across Africa as World War II refugees. This is the story of how they ended up there and why their history was erased,told through the filmmaker’s attempt to piece together his family connection to it.


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