The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler

Director: John Kent Harrison
Cast: Anna Paquin, Marcia Gay Harden, Goran Visnjic, Michelle Dockery

The story of Irena Sendler, a social worker who was part of the Polish underground during World War II and was arrested by the Nazis for saving the lives of nearly 2,500 Jewish children by smuggling them out of the Warsaw ghetto.