The arrest

Seated at her former desk in the current Anne Frank house, Miep Gies describes the fourth of August, 1944: the fearful day on which the eight hiders and two of their helpers were arrested. Miep's Viennese origins saved her from being arrested.

From the program Herinneringen aan Anne Frank > Wouter van der Sluis voor de Anne Frank Stichting, 1998. Length: 8 minutes en 34 seconds.