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Title The devil's arithmetic [videorecording] / Showtime presents a Punch 21 and Millbrook Farm production ; produced by Murray Schisgal and Lee Gottsegen ; screenplay by Robert J. Avrech ; directed by Donna Deitch.

Imprint [United States] : Showtime Entertainment, 2002.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Devil's    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (97 min.) : sd., col., stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD format.
Language Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Cast Kirsten Dunst, Brittany Murphy, Mimi Rogers, Louise Fletcher.
Credits Screenplay, Robert J. Avrech ; directed by Donna Deitch ; Director of photography, Jacek Laskus ; edited by Robin Katz ; music, Frederic Talgorn.
Note Introduction by Dustin Hoffman.
Based upon the novel by Jane Yolen.
Originally produced for television in 1999.
Summary Sixteen year old Hanna Stern was a typical American teenager who ignored her family's heritage until a mystical Passover seder takes her back in time to German-occupied Poland on an emotional journey of life, death and survival.
Subject DVD-Video discs.
Yolen, Jane -- Film and video adaptations -- Drama.
Jews -- Drama.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poland -- Drama.
Jews -- Persecutions -- Poland -- Drama.
Concentration camps -- Poland -- Drama.
Time travel -- Drama.
Poland -- History -- Occupation, 1939-1945 -- Drama.
Added Author Deitch, Donna, 1945- Director.
Avrech, Robert J., 1950-
Dunst, Kirsten, 1982- Actor.
Murphy, Brittany, 1977-2009.
Rogers, Mimi, 1956-
Fletcher, Louise, 1934-
Hoffman, Dustin, 1937-
Yolen, Jane, 1939-
ISBN 1931669848
Standard No. 758445305821
Music No. SHO3058 Showtime Entertainment

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