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Author: Yivo Institute for Jewish Research.; Almi Cinema 5.
Publisher: New York, NY : Almi Home Video, 1985.
Edition/Format:   Video : Videocassette   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a photographic history of Jewish life in Poland in the 1920s and 1930s. Includes historic footage and stills and voice-over recollections as visuals document Polish Jews' patriotism in World War I, the postwar surge in anti-Semitism, the vitality of the Yiddish theater, the political activism of Jewish youth in the 1930s, the disastrous determination of most of Poland's Jews to weather the Nazi storm, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Yivo Institute for Jewish Research.; Almi Cinema 5.
OCLC Number: 13077403
Notes: Title from data sheet.
Credits: Producers, Josh Waletzky, Susan Lazarus ; written by Jerome Badanes.
Performer(s): Narrated by Karen Sunde.
Event notes: Made in 1980.
Target Audience: Ages 15 through adult.
Description: 1 videocassette (90 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Contents: pt. 1. The setting --
pt. 2. To the stars --
pt. 3. Among the organized --
pt. 4. Darkening clouds.
Responsibility: YIVO Institute for Jewish Research ; producers, Josh Waletzky, Susan Lazarus ; director, Josh Waletzky.

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Presents a photographic history of Jewish life in Poland in the 1920s and 1930s. Includes historic footage and stills and voice-over recollections as visuals document Polish Jews' patriotism in World War I, the postwar surge in anti-Semitism, the vitality of the Yiddish theater, the political activism of Jewish youth in the 1930s, the disastrous determination of most of Poland's Jews to weather the Nazi storm, and Germany's invasion in 1939.

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