Based upon the true story of Miriam Shafer, a Lithuanian who survived both the German occupation and the Soviet era, Miriam is the first film I know of that tells the story of the Baltics during World War II. Abused by both Germany and Russia, they suffered greatly under both Stalin and Hitler.
The New York Military Affairs Symposium will be having lectures throughout the Fall on military history. Visit nymas.org for more information!
Ari Beser has been to Japan before to learn about the Japanese perspective, but he needs your help to go again. In 2011 Ari received a grant through his university and went to Japan to explore the history of World War II from their side.