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Title Partisans of Vilna [(DVD) videorecording] : the untold story of Jewish resistance during World War II / The Ciesla Foundation presents ; producer Aviva Kempner ; written and directed by Josh Waletzky.

Edition Twentieth Anniversary Collector's edition.
Publication Info. [United States] : New Video Group, [2005]
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Nonfiction  940.53 PAR    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (approximately 130 min.) : sound, color & black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.) + 1 study guide + 1 songbook.
System Details DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital stereo., with accom. compact disc.
Note Title from container.
Includes bonus CD with liner notes in English and Yiddish: Partisans of Vilna: the songs of WWII Jewish Resistance.
Study guide with background, glossary, bibliography and key questions for discussion; two separate filmmaker commentaries with director Josh Waletzky and producer Aviva Kempner; exclusive photo gallery; filmmaker biographies.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary Skillfully blended songs, newsreels, and archival footage with interviews of over forty Holocaust survivors to paint an eye-opening portrait of the courageous Jewish resistance who staged a sabotage offensive against the Nazis in the Polish city of Vilna.
Contents CD: S'Iz geven a Zumertog (It was a summer day) -- Yisrolik -- Unter dayne vayse Shtern (Under your white stars) -- Yid, du Partizaner (You Jewish Partisan) -- Blayen Platn (Lead print plates ) -- Itzik Vitnberg -- Shtiler, shtiler (Quiet, quiet) -- Zemlyanka (Dugout) -- Tsu eyns, tsvey, dray (It's one, two, three) -- Dos Meydl fun Vald (The girl from the forest) -- Shtil di Nakht (A quiet night) -- Zog nit keynmol (Never say).
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Jewish resistance -- Lithuania -- Vilnius -- Videodiscs.
Jews -- Persecutions -- Lithuania -- Vilnius -- Videodiscs.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Lithuania -- Vilnius -- Videodiscs.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- Lithuania -- Vilnius -- Videodiscs.
Genre Documentary films Videodiscs.
Added Author Waletzky, Josh.
New Video Group.
ISBN 0767064720
Standard No. 767685961438
Music No. NVG-9614 New Video Group
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