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Title Shtetl [videorecording] / a production of Marz Associates in association with WGBH/Frontline ; a film by Marian Marzynski ; directed and produced by Marian Marzynski.

Imprint [Boston, Mass] : WGBH Educational Foundation : Distributed byWGBH Boston Video, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  940.5318 Sh88 2009    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (180 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, NTSC, Dolby Digital.
Language Closed-captioned.
Note Title from container.
Credits Editor: Marrie Campbell.
Audience Not rated.
Note Originally broadcast as an episode of Frontline on PBS in 1996.
Summary In 1942, 2,500 Jews from Bransk, Poland died in Treblinka's gas chambers. Their shtetl died with them. Uncover the true story of Jewish life in Bransk before and after WWII. Starting as a pilgrimage by a Holocaust survivor from Bransk to uncover his roots, the quest is joined by a young Polish Gentile historian from Bransk who is also driven to discover the mystery of the last Jewish community.
Note Bonus features: more about the filmmaker, access to the Frontline web site.
Subject Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poland -- Bransk.
Jews -- Poland -- Bransk -- History.
Bransk (Poland) -- History.
Poland -- History -- Occupation, 1939-1945.
Genre/Form Historical television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Marzynski, Marian.
MARZ Associates.
WGBH Video (Firm)
WGBH Educational Foundation.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Added Title Frontline (Television program)
ISBN 9781593758837
Standard No. 783421269194
Music No. WG26919 WGBH

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