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The Resource Unlikely heroes, Moriah Films, Jack and Pearl Resnick Film Division of the Simon Wiesenthal Center ; directed by Richard Trank ; written by Marvin Hier, Richard Trank ; screenplay adaption by Richard Trank ; produced by Marvin Hier, Richard Trank, (DVD videorecording)

Unlikely heroes, Moriah Films, Jack and Pearl Resnick Film Division of the Simon Wiesenthal Center ; directed by Richard Trank ; written by Marvin Hier, Richard Trank ; screenplay adaption by Richard Trank ; produced by Marvin Hier, Richard Trank, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Unlikely heroes
Title
Unlikely heroes
Statement of responsibility
Moriah Films, Jack and Pearl Resnick Film Division of the Simon Wiesenthal Center ; directed by Richard Trank ; written by Marvin Hier, Richard Trank ; screenplay adaption by Richard Trank ; produced by Marvin Hier, Richard Trank
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contrary to the view of some that Jews caught up in the terror of Hitler's Europe were passive, this film highlights previously unknown stories of extraordinary men and women who exemplified courage and human dignity during the Holocaust. Features archival film and photos and new sequences shot on location
Cataloging source
JAG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Jeffrey Victor ; film editor, Lorraine Salk ; original music written and conducted by Lee Holdridge
Dewey number
940.53/183
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
PerformerNote
Narrated by Sir Ben Kingsley
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Trank, Richard
  • Hier, Marvin
  • Kingsley, Ben
  • Holdridge, Lee
  • Moriah Films
  • Koch Lorber Films
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Holocaust survivors
Technique
live action
Label
Unlikely heroes, Moriah Films, Jack and Pearl Resnick Film Division of the Simon Wiesenthal Center ; directed by Richard Trank ; written by Marvin Hier, Richard Trank ; screenplay adaption by Richard Trank ; produced by Marvin Hier, Richard Trank, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • Epilogue
  • Prologue
  • The lawyer
  • The entertainer
  • The rabbi's daughter
  • The artist
  • The partisan
  • The sisters
  • The master of disguise
Control code
ocm58917011
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9781417200849
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
741952306191
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
DVD 7362 KLF-DV-3061
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby Digital, aspect ratio 1.85 letterbox
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Unlikely heroes, Moriah Films, Jack and Pearl Resnick Film Division of the Simon Wiesenthal Center ; directed by Richard Trank ; written by Marvin Hier, Richard Trank ; screenplay adaption by Richard Trank ; produced by Marvin Hier, Richard Trank, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • Epilogue
  • Prologue
  • The lawyer
  • The entertainer
  • The rabbi's daughter
  • The artist
  • The partisan
  • The sisters
  • The master of disguise
Control code
ocm58917011
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9781417200849
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
741952306191
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
DVD 7362 KLF-DV-3061
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby Digital, aspect ratio 1.85 letterbox
Video recording format
DVD

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