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Title Secrets of the dead. Escape from Auschwitz [(DVD) videorecording] / a Firefly production for Thirteen/WNET New York and ITVS International in association with Five, Channel Four International and History Channel (UK) ; producer/director, Alex Dunlop.

Publication Info. [United States] : Distributed PBS Home Video, [2008]
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Nonfiction  940.53 SEC    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, widescreen presentation; stereo.
Language Closed-captioned.
Performer Narrator, Liev Schreiber.
Credits Director of photography, Michael Timney ; editor, Benjie Bateman ; music, Maurice Ashkenazi Bakes and David Whitaker ; producer, Flavia Taylor.
Note Originally aired on television as an episode of Secrets of the dead.
Audience Not rated.
Summary "Escape from Auschwitz tells the incredible story of two young Slovak Jews, Rudol[f] Vrba and Alfred Wetzler, who managed to escape by hiding in a woodpile for three days, then fleeing across enemy territory, determined to tell the world about the atrocities being committed by the Nazis at the camp"--Container.
Subject Wetzler, Alfréd, 1918-1988.
Vrba, Rudolf.
Auschwitz (Concentration camp) -- Videodiscs.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Poland -- Videodiscs.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, German -- Videodiscs.
Nazi concentration camp escapes -- Poland -- Oświęcim -- Videodiscs.
Internment camp inmates -- Poland -- Oświęcim -- Biography -- Videodiscs.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Jewish -- Videodiscs.
Genre Documentary films.
Television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Firefly (Firm)
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Channel Five (Great Britain)
Channel 4 International.
History Channel (Great Britain)
PBS Home Video.
Added Title Escape from Auschwitz
Secrets of the dead (Television program)
ISBN 0793694418
Standard No. 841887009423
Music No. SEDE672 PBS Home Video
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