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Varian's war

Author: Lionel ChetwyndWilliam HurtJulia OrmondMatt CravenMaury ChaykinAll authors
Publisher: [Calif.?] : Showtime Entertainment, [2002]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of Varian Fry, a forgotten hero of World War II. He constructed an elaborate underground rescue network saving some of the most influential figures of that era, including painter Marc Chagall. The safe arrival of these individuals in the United States permanently changed the face of American culture.
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Genre/Form: Historical films
Biographical films
Drama
Named Person: Varian Fry
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Lionel Chetwynd; William Hurt; Julia Ormond; Matt Craven; Maury Chaykin; Alan Arkin; Lynn Redgrave; Showtime Entertainment.; Barwood Films, Ltd.; Ardent Productions.; Ardglasson Productions.; Gryphon Films.
ISBN: 193166921X 9781931669214
OCLC Number: 49675937
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally produced for television broadcast.
Credits: Editor, Denis Papillon; music composed by Neil Smolar; director of photography, Daniel Jobin.
Cast: William Hurt, Julia Ormond, Matt Craven, Maury Chaykin, Alan Arkin, Lynn Redgrave.
Description: 1 videocassette (122 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS; Dolby surround.
Responsibility: Showtime presents in association with Barwood Films, Ardent Productions an Ardglasson Productions Gryphon Films co-production ; produced by Kevin Tierney, Michael Deakin ; written and directed by Lionel Chetwynd.

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The story of Varian Fry, a forgotten hero of World War II. He constructed an elaborate underground rescue network saving some of the most influential figures of that era, including painter Marc Chagall. The safe arrival of these individuals in the United States permanently changed the face of American culture.

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