German Premiere of “Rescue” October 12, 2018

It is our great pleasure to announce that “Rescue in the Philippines:Refuge from the Holocaust” will be shown in Munich, Germany on October 12th, 2018 at the NS-Dokumentationszentrum. This institution, only 3 years old, is a museum dedicated to the History of the National Socialism and sits on the property where Nazi headquarters stood. This…Read More

Rescue In The Philippines Now Available On Amazon Prime

Frederick, MD — Rescue in the Philippines, the Oscar-qualified documentary that has been broadcast on Public TV and on CNN in the Philippines, is now available for viewing on Amazon Prime. The film, produced by 3 Roads Communications of Frederick, MD – together with senior producers Barbara Sasser and Peggy Ellis – recounts the little-known story…Read More

Screening – Yad Vashem November 24, 2015

“Rescue in the Philippines:Refuge from the Holocaust” reached another significant milestone in extending its worldwide reach with its screening in Israel at Yad Vashem on November 24th, 2015. Presented in partnership with the Philippine Embassy in Israel, VIPs in attendance were Philippine Ambassador Mr. Neal Imperial, Senior Assistant to the Chairman of Yad Vashem Mr….Read More

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Rescue In The Philippines: Refuge From The Holocaust; Acquired By CNN Philippines

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Rescue in the Philippines: Refuge from the Holocaust Acquired by CNN Philippines 3 Roads Communications and Frieder films are proud to announce that their film, Rescue in the Philippines: Refuge from the Holocaust , has been acquired for broadcast by CNN in the Philippines. The agreement provides for four broadcasts of the…Read More

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Philippine Premiere – Malacanan Palace, Aug. 7, 2014

“Rescue in the Philippines:Refuge from the Holocaust” reached a significant milestone in extending its worldwide reach with its Philippine Premiere on August 7th, 2014 at Malacanang Palace.  Hosted by President Benigno S. Aquino III, who was in attendance, other dignitaries present were US Ambassador to the Philippines, Philip Goldberg, as well as Israeli Embassy deputy…Read More

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News Minute: Here is the latest D.C. news from The Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) – A video production company is promoting its World War II documentary, “Rescue in the Philippines,” with a Capitol Hill screening today that includes a donation of used prosthetic limbs to the typhoon-battered nation. The movie tells the story of 1,300 Jews who fled Nazi Germany for the Philippines just before the war.

Ability Prosthetics donates to Philipines

Ability Prosthetics is holding a limb drive throughout November. The company, with an office in Spring Garden Township, has collected more than $500,000 worth of limbs to be distributed in the Philippines. As part of November film screenings of “Rescue in the Philippines: Refuge from the Holocaust” at the United Nations and Capitol Hill, film…Read More

WWII film event includes used limbs for Filipinos

WASHINGTON (AP) — A video production company is promoting its World War II documentary, “Rescue in the Philippines,” with a Capitol Hill screening that includes a donation of used prosthetic limbs to the typhoon-battered nation. The event Tuesday is a joint effort of 3 Roads Communications of Frederick, Md., and Ability Prosthetics and Orthotics of Gettysburg, Pa….Read More

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Op-Ed: In its time of need, repaying a debt to the Philippines

Alex Frieder, seated, surrounded by Jewish refugees that he and his brothers helped escape from Nazi Germany and Austria to the Philippines. (3 Roads Communications) NEW YORK (JTA) — As the extent of the catastrophic damage and tragic death toll continues to grow in the Philippines, a particularly heroic piece of history should be recalled…Read More

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United Nations to Screen Documentary on Philippines’ Rescue of Jews During Holocaust

As most of the world closed its doors to Jews who were desperately seeking refuge from persecution in Germany on the eve of the Second World War, one nation, the Philippines, did not.  The documentary film Rescue in the Philippines:  Refuge from the Holocaust tells this gripping story through interviews with historians, friends and relatives of key…Read More

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