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Łódź Ghetto compiled, edited, and produced by Alan Adelson ; directed by Kathryn Taverna and Alan Adelson

Publication | Library Call Number: DVD-0643

Chronicles the Nazi persecution of the Jews of Łódź from German occupation beginning on Sept. 8, 1939 to liberation by the Russians on Jan. 17, 1945. Focuses on the forcible move of Jews into the ghetto, the harsh conditions within, deportation to Auschwitz, and the survival of the few Jews who remained behind and hid in the ghetto. Depicts the ghetto's Nazi-appointed Jewish leader, Mordecai Ḥayim Rumkowski. Utilizes historical film footage and still photographs, some contemporary footage, and narration from historical diaries and monographs.

Other Title
Sources and survivors.
Format
Projected medium
Published
Westport, CN : Jewish Heritage Project, c1992
Language
English
Edition
Collectors' ed
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Record last modified: 2008-08-14 11:01:00
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