Die Befreiung von Auschwitz : eine dokumentation = The liberation of Auschwitz : a documentary (DVD video, 2005) [WorldCat.org]
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Die Befreiung von Auschwitz : eine dokumentation = The liberation of Auschwitz : a documentary

Author: Irmgard von Zur Mühlen; Alexander Woronzow; Państwowe Muzeum Oświęcim-Brzezinka.; Chronos Film.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum : Chronos-Media, [©2005]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : PAL color broadcast system : GermanView all editions and formats
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This documentary contains all the film footage taken by Soviet camermen after the liberation of the Auschwitz concentration camp, between January 27 and February 28, 1945. Among other things, it depicts the camp area immediately after entry by the First Ukrainian Front of the Red Army. Documentary pictures are interspersed with an interview with Alexander Vorontzov (Woronzow), the cameraman who accompanied the Red  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Personal narratives, Russian
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Irmgard von Zur Mühlen; Alexander Woronzow; Państwowe Muzeum Oświęcim-Brzezinka.; Chronos Film.
OCLC Number: 60813844
Language Note: In German, English, or Polish with Czech, English, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Judeo-espanyol, Polish, Rusian [sic], Spanish, Swedish, or Yiddish subtitles.
Notes: The film was previously released in 1985, for the 40th anniversary of the liberation of the camp. The commentary accompanying the current edition of the film reflects the latest findings by researchers studying the KL Auschwitz--Container.
This DVD can also be viewed on DVD players other than PAL players.
"To preserve the authenticity of the documentary material, even the most drastic scenes have been shown without cuts. Furthermore, the authors have chosen not to remove any background noise and not to add musical background."
Credits: Mitarbeit, Manfred Helling, Wladimir Schilzow ; wissenshaftliche beratung, Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Scheffler ; kamera, Alexander Woronzow (1945), Alexander Kulidshanow ; schnitt, Gisela Bienert ; produktionsleitung, Bengt von zur Mühlen.
Description: 1 videodisc (52 min.) : sound, black and white and color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; PAL, 4:3; all regions.
Other Titles: Liberation of Auschwitz :
Responsibility: von = by Irmgard von zur Mühlen.

Abstract:

This documentary contains all the film footage taken by Soviet camermen after the liberation of the Auschwitz concentration camp, between January 27 and February 28, 1945. Among other things, it depicts the camp area immediately after entry by the First Ukrainian Front of the Red Army. Documentary pictures are interspersed with an interview with Alexander Vorontzov (Woronzow), the cameraman who accompanied the Red Army soldiers and did most of the filming. The whole is accompanied by commentary describing, among others, the selection and extermination process, medical experiments and everyday life in the Auschwitz concentration camp.

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