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The Auschwitz Avengers: inside the Holocaust revenge plot to kill six million Germans January 24, 2018

Of all the stories that have been told of the Holocaust and its horrors, perhaps this is one you won’t have heard. At the close of the Second World War, dozens of survivors plotted a titanic act of revenge: the mass murder of six million Germans. It was 1945 and Europe’s Jewish population had been tortured and decimated. Abba Kovner, who later became one of Israel’s eminent poets, united 50 survivors who had cheated death in ghettos and concentration camps,…

Global Road picks up “Avenging Evil” January 24, 2018

Tang Media Partners-owned Global Road Entertainment is looking to build its documentary portfolio with a doc that tells the story of a little-known group of Holocaust survivors. Co-produced with London indie Caravan, Avenging Evil was commissioned by UK pubcaster C4 to mark Holocaust Memorial Day. The 1 x 60-minute film, part of C4′s Secret History series, tells the story of a secret organization of Holocaust survivors known as the Avengers. In 1946, this group of men and women attempted to murder six million Germans as…

Channel 4 Commissions ‘Holocaust: The Revenge Plot’ January 24, 2018

Channel 4 Specialist Factual has commissioned Caravan to make a 1×60’ documentary 4 that is set to mark Holocaust Memorial Day. The film, part of the Secret History series, is co-produced with Global Road Entertainment. It tells the extraordinary story of a secret organisation of Holocaust survivors who were known as the Avengers. They attempted to carry out the ultimate act of revenge in 1946 – the indiscriminate murder of six million Germans as retribution for the six million Jews…