Glimpses: Moments from Testimony

Over the years, the staff at the Fortunoff Archive has created many edited programs and clips from testimonies, many which can be viewed in the excerpts section of this website. This particular collection of brief clips (all of them under two minutes in length) allow viewers to have a glimpse at the experience of survivors and witnesses and to understand its impact. Included with these videos are a transcript, an English translation when necessary, and other summarizing information.

Anna W.
Anna W.
Anna W. was a German Romani survivor of several concentration camps, including Auschwitz, Birkenau, Ravensbrück, and Bergen-Belsen
Rabbi Baruch G.
Rabbi Baruch G.
Rabbi Baruch G. was a Polish Jewish survivor of Auschwitz, Buchenwald, Ohrdruf, and Crawinkle
Christa M.
Christa M.
Christa M. was a German bystander who witnessed treatment of concentration camp prisoners
Col. Edmund M.
Col. Edmund M.
Col. Edmund M. was an American liberator of the Mauthausen concentration camp
Helen R.
Helen R.
Helen R. was a Polish Jewish survivor of Majdanek, Plaszow, Auschwitz, and Bergen-Belsen.
Marion P.
Marion P.
Marion P. was a Dutch resistant who hid Jews from the Nazis
Peter S.
Peter S.
Peter S. was a German Jewish child survivor of Ravensbrück and Bergen-Belsen
Rachel G.
Rachel G.
Rachel G. was a Belgian Jewish child survivor who lived in hiding through the war.
Edith P.
Edith P.
Edith P. was a Czech Jewish survivor of Auschwitz and Salzwedel.