28 Feb 2023

‘He wanted to show the world homosexuals were not cowards’: Stephen Fry on artists who resisted the Nazis

Europe Editor and Presenter

It’s the incredible true story almost no one knows – the Dutch resistance heroes who defied the Nazis and saved thousands of Jews during World War II by forging documents.

In a new documentary that will air this week on this Channel, actor and broadcaster Stephen Fry tells the remarkable tale of the largely forgotten artists who pulled off one of the most daring acts of sabotage of the war. I sat down with him to hear the remarkable story.