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Cheating Hitler: Surviving the Holocaust

Three Canadian Holocaust survivors journey to hometowns, killing sites, archives and hiding places in search of clues to unanswered questions from their pasts. Maxwell wonders what happened to a baby he saved in a forest in 1943. Helen wants to know more about the fate of her brother. And Rose retraces the final steps of her mother after saved her life. These survivors came of age during the Holocaust and carry the burden of knowing they are the last living link to it. The film is a powerful warning from history, with inspiring stories of survival, and a last chance to solve lingering mysteries.
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