Deborah Fletcher Blum wants to know more about her relative, Carl Laemmle, who founded Universal Studios. When she discovers he rescued Jews from the Holocaust, she wonders where these people and their families are today. Guided by a mysterious menorah and her own creative energy, she connects to three families rescued by Carl Laemmle and becomes involved in their stories of courage, hope and resilience. Drawn to Germany by an exhibit honoring Carl Laemmle, Deborah embarks on a journey back, where she confronts her own family's past and that of the three families Carl saved.
Filming at the Carl Laemmle High School.