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The American experience. : America and the Holocaust deceit and indifference

Author: Martin Ostrow; David G McCullough; Hal Linden; Fine Cut Productions.; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Publisher: [Boston] : WGBH, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Uses interviews, official photos, home movies, and archival footage to explore the factors that shaped America's response to the Holocaust and asks the question "Why didn't America do more?" Looks at America's inaction through the experiences of a Jewish refugee trying to save his parents, and through documented evidence of official policy of the U.S. government.
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Genre/Form: Historical television programs
Films for the hearing impaired
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Ostrow; David G McCullough; Hal Linden; Fine Cut Productions.; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
ISBN: 1593752350 9781593752354
OCLC Number: 59673369
Language Note: Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Described for blind and visually impaired audiences by Descriptive Video Service.
Originally broadcast as a television program on PBS.
Credits: Editor, Stephanie Munroe ; series editors, Llewellyn Smith, Jane Feinberg ; senior producer, Margaret Drain ; executive producer, Judy Crichton.
Performer(s): Host, David McCullough ; narrator, Hal Linden.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Other Titles: America and the Holocaust
Responsibility: a Fine Cut Productions, Inc. film ; WGBH Boston ; written and produced [and directed] by Martin Ostrow.

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Uses interviews, official photos, home movies, and archival footage to explore the factors that shaped America's response to the Holocaust and asks the question "Why didn't America do more?" Looks at America's inaction through the experiences of a Jewish refugee trying to save his parents, and through documented evidence of official policy of the U.S. government.

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