Wednesday, January 27 at 9pm on MPT2 - Trailer:
About the program
In September 1940, 86 exhausted Jewish European refugees were trapped on the Steamship Quanza in the port of Hampton Roads, Virginia. They were hoping to be allowed on American soil - where millions of others in distress had safely landed before them. Times had changed, however and America was turning away refugees at this critical time in history. Would these families be turned away too?