skip to content
Varian Fry : the artist's Schindler Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Varian Fry : the artist's Schindler

Author: British Broadcasting Corporation.; RM Arts (Firm); Home Vision (Firm)
Publisher: Chicago, IL : Home Vision, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
In 1941, a young Harvard-educated journalist left New York with a list of around two hundred names. The names belonged to European artists and intellectuals unable to escape Nazi occupied territories. Varian Fry's mission was to aid those at risk of persecution by providing a means of escape. Using Fry's memoirs, archive film, and interviews, this program tells the story of a man respnsible for saving over two  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Videocassettes
Named Person: Varian Fry
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: British Broadcasting Corporation.; RM Arts (Firm); Home Vision (Firm)
ISBN: 0780022939 9780780022935
OCLC Number: 44161554
Credits: Director, David Kerr ; executive producer, Andrea Miller ; research by Cecilia Weiss ; edited by Julia Meadows.
Performer(s): Narrated by Sean Barrett ; readings by Eric Loren, John Wood, Aletta Lohmeyer, Philippe Monnet.
Description: 1 videocassette (50 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Other Titles: Artist's Schindler
Responsibility: a BBC, RM Arts co-production ; director, David Kerr.

Abstract:

In 1941, a young Harvard-educated journalist left New York with a list of around two hundred names. The names belonged to European artists and intellectuals unable to escape Nazi occupied territories. Varian Fry's mission was to aid those at risk of persecution by providing a means of escape. Using Fry's memoirs, archive film, and interviews, this program tells the story of a man respnsible for saving over two thousand people from the Nazi persecution.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/44161554> # Varian Fry : the artist's Schindler
    a schema:Movie, bgn:VHS, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "44161554" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20142545#Place/chicago_il> ; # Chicago, IL
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ilu> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20142545#Person/fry_varian> ; # Varian Fry
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710189> ; # Jews rescue (1939-1945 : World War)
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008105722> ; # Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)--France
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1355184> ; # Underground movements, War
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010002506> ; # World War, 1939-1945--Underground movements--France
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010119725> ; # World War, 1939-1945--Jews--Rescue--France
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204289> ; # France
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180924> ; # World War (1939-1945)
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/940.5481/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/958866> ; # Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
   schema:alternateName "Artist's Schindler" ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/127458402> ; # British Broadcasting Corporation.
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/155735948> ; # RM Arts (Firm)
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/267149062> ; # Home Vision (Firm)
   schema:copyrightYear "1997" ;
   schema:datePublished "1997" ;
   schema:description "In 1941, a young Harvard-educated journalist left New York with a list of around two hundred names. The names belonged to European artists and intellectuals unable to escape Nazi occupied territories. Varian Fry's mission was to aid those at risk of persecution by providing a means of escape. Using Fry's memoirs, archive film, and interviews, this program tells the story of a man respnsible for saving over two thousand people from the Nazi persecution."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/20142545> ;
   schema:genre "Videocassettes"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Varian Fry : the artist's Schindler"@en ;
   schema:productID "44161554" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/44161554#PublicationEvent/chicago_il_home_vision_1997> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20142545#Agent/home_vision> ; # Home Vision
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780780022935> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/44161554> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/20142545#Person/fry_varian> # Varian Fry
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Fry" ;
   schema:givenName "Varian" ;
   schema:name "Varian Fry" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008105722> # Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)--France
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)--France"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010002506> # World War, 1939-1945--Underground movements--France
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "World War, 1939-1945--Underground movements--France"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010119725> # World War, 1939-1945--Jews--Rescue--France
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "World War, 1939-1945--Jews--Rescue--France"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180924> # World War (1939-1945)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
   schema:name "World War (1939-1945)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204289> # France
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "France" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1355184> # Underground movements, War
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Underground movements, War"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710189> # Jews rescue (1939-1945 : World War)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
   schema:name "Jews rescue (1939-1945 : World War)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/958866> # Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
   schema:name "Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/127458402> # British Broadcasting Corporation.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "British Broadcasting Corporation." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/155735948> # RM Arts (Firm)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "RM Arts (Firm)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/267149062> # Home Vision (Firm)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Home Vision (Firm)" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780780022935>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0780022939" ;
   schema:isbn "9780780022935" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.