The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler
The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler was released to DVD on 2010-10-05.
Director: John Kent Harrison
Cast: Goran Visnjic, Marcia Gay Harden, Anna Paquin, Nathaniel Parker, and Steve Speirs
Irena Sendler is a Catholic social worker who has sympathized with the Jews since her childhood, when her physician father died of typhus contracted while treating poor Jewish patients. When she initially proposes saving Jewish children from the Warsaw Ghetto, her idea is met with skepticism by fellow workers, her parish priest, and even her own mother Janina.