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Title Irena Sendler [(DVD) videorecording] : in the name of their mothers / Mary Skinner, 2B Productions, US and Slawomir Grunberg, Multicolor Film Agency, Poland in association with TV Poland present ; director, Mary Skinner ; producers, Mary Skinner and Piotr Piwowarczyk.

Publication Info. [United States] : PBS, 2011.
Location Call No. Status
 Naper Blvd. Adult DVD Nonfiction  940.5318092 SEN    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (approximately 57 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, widescreen presentation; stereo, NTSC.
Language Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Note Title from container.
Audience Rating: TVPG.
Summary This is the story of 29-year-old Irena Sendler, who saw the suffering of Warsaw's Jews, reached out to her most trusted colleagues for help, and outwitted the Nazis during World War II. Together, they rescued over 2,500 Jewish children. Expertly captured is the will and character of the women of the resistance against the backdrop of occupied Poland.
Performer Narrator: Jan Becker.
Subject Sendlerowa, Irena, 1910-2008.
Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust -- Poland -- Biography -- Videodiscs.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Rescue -- Poland -- Videodiscs.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poland -- Videodiscs.
Genre Documentary television programs.
Biographical television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Skinner, Mary.
Grundberg, Slawomir.
Piwowarczyk, Piotr.
2B Productions (Firm)
Multicolor Film Agency.
TV Poland.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Added Title In the name of their mothers
ISBN 9781608834822
Standard No. 841887014854
Music No. ISNM601 PBS
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