"Enemy of the Reich: The Noor Inayat Khan Story" directed by Robert Gardner, USA, 2014, 60 min. Introduction by Lara Curtis, UMass. The director may be present.
The extraordinary story of WWII British secret agent, “Spy Princess” Noor Inayat Khan, whose heroism transcended race and religion as she risked her life in the French Resistance; she was later awarded the U.K.’s George Cross and France’s Croix de Guerre. Co-sponsored by the Institute for Holocaust, Genocide and Memory Studies, UMass.
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