Defying the Nazis: The Sharps’ War is available in: English on Netflix Portugal

Defying the Nazis: The Sharps' War

Join an American couple’s courageous mission in 1939 to help refugees escape Nazi-occupied Europe. Over the course of two years, the pair will risk their lives so that hundreds can live in freedom.


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Defying the Nazis: The Sharps' War (2016)
Rating: 7.2/10 (315 votes)
Director: Ken Burns Artemis Joukowsky
Writer: David Blitstein (story consultant) Artemis Joukowsky Matthew Justus
Stars: Marina Goldman Tom Hanks
Runtime: 90 min
Rated: PG
Genre: Documentary Biography War
Released: 20 Sep 2016
Plot: Defying the Nazis: The Sharps' War: Waitstill Sharp, a Unitarian minister, and Martha Sharp, a trained social worker, in February 1939, boldly commit to a life-threatening mission in Europe to assist refugees.