The Road to Jewish Civilization, Part 7: From Darkness to Light
Israel, the Land of Milk and Honey, the birthplace of the Jewish People and the spiritual center of three religions, presents a unique combination of ancient history and a vibrant modern society, exotic scenery and rich culture. This 12-episode documentary series, produced by CCTV - Chinese Central Television in cooperation with the Embassy of Israel in Beijing, introduces the Jewish People and the story of the State of Israel and its development in a historical, comprehensive and systematic manner to Chinese audiences. The series is narrated in Chinese with English subtitles Episode 7: From Darkness to Light Yad Vashem Memorial Museum displays and records the most tragic history of the Jewish nation. During the Holocaust of World War II, nearly 6 million Jews were massacred just because they were Jews. The memorial bears witness to this tragedy by exhibiting a large number of objects, pictures and the testimonies of many survivors. In those days full of blood and death, the Jews established a special sentiment with the Chinese who helped them at the risk of death. After more than 60 years have passed, how are the remaining survivors facing life.