O Consul de Bordeus Movie Plot
It is a remarkable tale of a gutsy personality who took the toll of 30,000 people on his shoulders for their welfare. The documentary sort of historic movie that represents the biography of Aristides de Sousa Mendes is directed by Joao Correa. He is known to be the single man of his kind who performed a rescue mission of 30,000 people during WWII. When people were brutally killed and even innocents had to pay the price of the rage of the nations at that point in history an angel appeared in the form of Sousa. Despite of the direct orders of the government he issued 30,000 natives with visas to safe passage to Portugal. Without any selfish intention and with a great heart of humanity he bore the anger and burden of so many people and his heroic actions are what is represented in this movie.