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A Jewish-themed film was named best documentary feature at the Academy Award ceremonies. “Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport” chronicles the rescue of some 10,000 children from Nazi-dominated Germany, Austria and Czechoslovakia before World War II, their reception in Britain and their lives after the war.

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