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Title Irena Sendler [videorecording] : in the name of their mothers / Mary Skinner, 2B Productions, US and Slawomir Grunberg, Multicolor Film Agency, Poland in association with TV Poland present ; director, Mary Skinner ; producers, Mary Skinner and Piotr Piwowarczyk.

Imprint [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Distribution, c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Irena    ---  Available
Edition Widescreen.
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 57 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD.
Source NAV 8/11 PPL
Language Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Described for the visually impaired.
Note Title from container.
Credits Director of photography, Andrezej Wolf ; editor, Martha Wohl ; original music, Tom Disher and Frank Ilfman.
Audience Rating: TVPG.
Summary This is the story of 29-year-old Irena Sendler, who saw the suffering of Warsaw's Jews, reached out to her most trusted colleagues for help, and outwitted the Nazis during World War II. Together, they rescued over 2,500 Jewish children. Expertly captured is the will and character of the women of the resistance against the backdrop of occupied Poland.
Subject Sendlerowa, Irena, 1910-2008 -- Drama.
Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust -- Poland -- Biography -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Rescue -- Poland -- Drama.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poland -- Drama.
ISBN 9781608834822
Standard No. 841887014854
Music No. ISNM601 PBS Distribution

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