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Title Holocaust [(DVD) videorecording] / Titus Productions ; CBS Broadcasting ; Paramount Pictures ; produced by Robert 'Buzz' Berger ; written by Gerald Green ; directed by Marvin J. Chomsky.

Edition Anniversary edition.
Publication Info. Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2008]
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult Television Shows  TV HOL    DUE 12-20-22
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Description 3 videodiscs (449 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., NTSC.
Language Closed-captioned.
Note Title from container.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Cast James Woods, Meryl Streep, Michael Moriarty, Joseph Bottoms, Tovah Feldshuh, Fritz Weaver, Rosemary Harris, David Warner, Anthony Haygarth, Sam Wanamaker, Blanche Baker.
Credits Director of photography, Brian West ; editors, Alan Heim, Craig McKay, Robert M. Reitano, Stephen A. Rotter, Brian Smedley-Aston ; music, Morton Gould ; costume designers, Edith Almoslino, Peggy Farrell ; production designers, Theodor Harisch, Wilfred Shingleton.
Event Originally broadcast on CBS television in 1978.
Audience Not rated.
Summary Follows the tragedy and triumph of the Weiss family of Berlin and intertwines their fate as European Jews with the story of a German family, the Dorfs, whose members include a high-ranking Nazi officer. Kristallnacht, the "night of broken glass" occurs and the Weiss family suffer a series of unspeakable tragedies in the aftermath.
Awards Emmy Awards, 1978: Emmy - Outstanding Achievement in Costume Design for a Drama or Comedy Series (Peggy Farrell, Edith Almoslino) ; Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series (Marvin J. Chomsky) ; Outstanding Film Editing in a Drama Series (Stephen A. Rotter, Robert M. Reitano, Craig McKay, Alan Heim, Brain Smedley-Aston) ; Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series (Michael Moriarty) ; Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series (Meryl Streep) ; Outstanding Limited Series (Herbert Brodkin, Robert Berger) ; Outstanding Single Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Comedy or Drama Series (Blanche Baker) ; Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series (Gerald Green)
Golden Globes, USA, 1979: Golden Globe - Best TV Actor - Drama (Michael Moriarty) ; Best TV Actress - Drama (Rosemary Harris)
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities -- Germany -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities -- Poland -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Germany -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poland -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Kristallnacht, 1938 -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Jewish ghettos -- Poland -- Warsaw -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Television mini-series.
Historical television programs.
War television programs.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Theresienstadt (Concentration camp) -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Auschwitz (Concentration camp) -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Television programs.
Added Author Berger, Robert, 1934-
Green, Gerald.
Chomsky, Marvin J., 1929-
Woods, James, 1947-
Streep, Meryl.
Moriarty, Michael, 1941-
Bottoms, Joseph.
Feldshuh, Tovah.
Weaver, Fritz, 1926-
Harris, Rosemary, 1927-
Warner, David, 1941-
Haygarth, Anthony.
Wanamaker, Sam, 1919-1993.
Baker, Blanche, 1956-
Heim, Alan.
McKay, Craig.
Reitano, Robert M.
Rotter, Stephen A.
Smedley-Aston, Brian.
Almoslino, Edith.
Farrell, Peggy.
Titus Productions.
CBS Broadcasting (Firm)
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 1415740135
Standard No. 097366220647
Music No. 62206 Paramount Home Entertainment
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