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Title Defying the Nazis [(DVD) videorecording] : the Sharps' war / directors, Ken Burns, Atremis Joukowsky III ; producers, Ken Burns, Matthew Justus.

Publication Info. Arlington, VA : PBS, [2016]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult DVD Nonfiction  940.53 SHA    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult DVD Nonfiction  940.53 SHA    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
digital optical stereo rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Documentary films. lcgft
System Details DVD, NTSC, region 1, stereo.
Language English dialogue; English subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Note Title from container.
Performer Tom Hanks, Marina Goldman.
Audience Rating: TVPG.
Summary It tells the never-before-told story of Waitstill and Martha Sharp, an American minister and his wife from Wellesley, Massachusetts, who left their children behind in the care of their parish and boldly committed to a life-threatening mission in Europe. Over two dangerous years they helped save scores of imperiled dissidents and refugees fleeing the Nazi occupation across Europe.
Subject Sharp, Waitstill, 1902-1984.
Sharp Cogan, Martha, 1905-1999.
Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust -- Massachusetts -- Wellesley Hills -- Videodiscs.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Rescue -- Videodiscs.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Videodiscs.
Genre Documentary films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVD-video discs.
Added Author Burns, Ken, 1953- film director, film producer.
Joukowsky, Artemis A. W., film director.
Justus, Matthew, film producer.
Hanks, Tom, narrator.
Goldman, Marina, narrator.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
ISBN 9781627898324
Standard No. 841887029704
Music No. DNAZ601 PBS
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