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Palestine : story of a land

Author: Jean-Michel MeuriceSimone BittonPatrice BarratJean Louis SaporitoSociété nationale de programme France-Régions.All authors
Publisher: Brooklyn, NY : First Run/Icarus Films, [200-?]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first part of this documentary recounts the story of Palestine commencing with the earliest mass migration of European Jews to Palestine, when 4,500 Jews sought relief from persecution in Czarist Russia. It then guides viewers through Theodore Hertzl's Zionist Congress in 1897, the influx of 150,000 Jews during Hitler's first three years in power, and the events leading to the foundation of Israel, all the while  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Theodor Herzl; Theodor Herzl
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jean-Michel Meurice; Simone Bitton; Patrice Barrat; Jean Louis Saporito; Société nationale de programme France-Régions.; Point du Jour (Firm); Institut national de l'audiovisuel (France); First Run/Icarus Films.
OCLC Number: 35847891
Notes: Title from container.
Originally produced in 1993.
Co-production of France 3, Point du jour, INA Enterprise.
Credits: Auteurs, Simone Bitton, Jean-Michel Meurice ; dirigee, Jean-Michel Meurice ; realisation, Simon Bitton ; producteurs/delegues, Patrice Barrat, Jean-Louis Saporito.
Description: 1 videodisc (115 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Responsibility: A film by Simon Bitton.

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The first part of this documentary recounts the story of Palestine commencing with the earliest mass migration of European Jews to Palestine, when 4,500 Jews sought relief from persecution in Czarist Russia. It then guides viewers through Theodore Hertzl's Zionist Congress in 1897, the influx of 150,000 Jews during Hitler's first three years in power, and the events leading to the foundation of Israel, all the while examining watersheds in the Zionist movement's history, including the Balfour Declaration, the Exodus incident and the Dir Yassin Massacre. The second part of this documentary recounts the story of Palestine beginning with the strife that subsumed Israelis, Palestinians and their Middle East neighbors after the establishment of the Jewish state. It introduces the key figures--Arafat, Begin, Nasser, Rabin, Sadat, Shamir, and many others--and the pivotal roles each played in the region's volatile history, as the unrest escalated into wars and terrorism in the second half of the century. It ends at the Madrid Peace Conference, where the groundwork was first laid for a possible peace.

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