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Assignment rescue : the story of Varian Fry and the Emergency Rescue Committee

Author: Richard Kaplan; Meryl Streep; Richard Kaplan Films.
Publisher: Menlo Park, CA : Varian Fry Foundation Project/IRC, [1997]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
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Documents the story of Fry, an American journalist in Berlin, who was sent to Marseilles during World War II for three weeks to rescue 200 of famous intellectual refugees trapped in Vichy France.
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Named Person: Varian Fry
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Kaplan; Meryl Streep; Richard Kaplan Films.
OCLC Number: 42058538
Notes: Documentary.
Credits: Editor, Malcolm Jamison ; narrator, Meryl Streep ; research, Christina Lazaridi ; voice of Varian Fry, Richard Kaplan.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (26 min.) : sd., col. with b&w segments ; 1/2 in.
Other Titles: Story of Varian Fry and the Emergency Rescue Committee
Responsibility: a Richard Kaplan Film ; produced by Richard Kaplan and Christina Lazaridi ; written by Christina Lazaridi.

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Documents the story of Fry, an American journalist in Berlin, who was sent to Marseilles during World War II for three weeks to rescue 200 of famous intellectual refugees trapped in Vichy France.

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