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Title God on trial [videorecording] / a coproduction of Hat Trick Productions and WGBH Boston ; produced by Jemma Rodgers ; written by Frank Cottrell Boyce ; directed by Andy De Emmony.

Imprint [Boston] : WGBH Boston Video, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  296.3 G54 2009    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 86 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD ; NTSC; region 1; anamophic widescreen.
Language Closed-captioned.
Note Originally broadcast in 2008 on BBC2 in the UK and on the PBS television program Masterpiece in the US.
"Masterpiece contemporary."
Credits Director of photography, Wojciech Szepel ; editors, Andrew McClelland, Eoin McGuirk ; music, Nick Green, Tristin Norwell.
Cast Anthony Sher, Stellan Skarsgard, Stephen Dillane, Dominic Cooper, Eddie Marsan, Rupert Graves, Jack Shepherd.
Summary Following the harrowing ritual of selection for death or hard labor, a group of new inmates unsure of their appointed fates begins asking how God could allow for so much suffering. Impulsively, the men decide to put God on trial for abandoning His chosen people.
Subject Jewish men -- Poland -- Oswiecim -- Drama.
God (Judaism) -- Righteousness -- Drama.
Mock trials -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities -- Poland -- Drama.
Genre/Form Historical television programs.
Made-for-TV movies.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Rodgers, Jemma.
Cottrell Boyce, Frank, 1959-
De Emmony, Andy.
Sher, Anthony, 1949-
Skarsgard, Stellan, 1951-
Marsan, Eddie.
Shepherd, Jack, 1940-
Cooper, Dominic, 1978-
Dillane, Stephen, 1956-
Graves, Rupert, 1963-
BBC Scotland.
Hat Trick Productions.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
WGBH Video (Firm)
Corporation for Public Broadcasting.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Added Title Masterpiece theatre (Television program)
ISBN 9781593758424
Music No. WG42659 WGBH Boston Video

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