The White Helmets (Netflix)

Genre:  Documentary, Short
Running Time:  41 min.
Release Date: September 16, 2016 (limited)

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Synopsis

After five years of war, over 400,000 Syrians have been killed and millions more have fled their homes. Hundreds of bombs are dropped on hospitals and schools in rebel-held areas of Syria.

In response to the attacks, the Syrian Civil Defense — also known as the White Helmets — are a group of volunteer rescue workers that rush in to try and save people amid the ruins as bombs continue to fall. Their motto: "To save a life is to save all of humanity."

Director: Orlando von Einsiedel
Studio: Netflix
Producer(s): Joanna Natasegara
Screenplay: Orlando von Einsiedel

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