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The Resource Holocaust, Titus Productions ; CBS Broadcasting ; Paramount Pictures ; produced by Robert 'Buzz' Berger ; written by Gerald Green ; directed by Marvin J. Chomsky, (videorecording)

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

Label
Holocaust
Title
Holocaust
Statement of responsibility
Titus Productions ; CBS Broadcasting ; Paramount Pictures ; produced by Robert 'Buzz' Berger ; written by Gerald Green ; directed by Marvin J. Chomsky
Contributor
Actor
Distributor
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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 note
  • 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)
Cataloging source
CaOWLBI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
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
Dewey number
791.45/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
James Woods, Meryl Streep, Michael Moriarty, Joseph Bottoms, Tovah Feldshuh, Fritz Weaver, Rosemary Harris, David Warner, Anthony Haygarth, Sam Wanamaker, Blanche Baker
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1929-
  • 1934-
  • 1947-
  • 1941-
  • 1926-
  • 1930-
  • 1941-
  • 1919-1993.
  • 1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Green, Gerald.
  • Heim, Alan.
  • McKay, Craig.
  • Reitano, Robert M.
  • Rotter, Stephen A.
  • Smedley-Aston, Brian.
  • Chomsky, Marvin J.
  • Berger, Robert
  • Woods, James
  • Streep, Meryl.
  • Moriarty, Michael
  • Bottoms, Joseph.
  • Feldshuh, Tovah.
  • Weaver, Fritz
  • Harris, Rosemary
  • Warner, David
  • Haygarth, Anthony.
  • Wanamaker, Sam
  • Baker, Blanche
  • Almoslino, Edith.
  • Farrell, Peggy.
  • Titus Productions
  • CBS Broadcasting (Firm)
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
449
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Theresienstadt (Concentration camp)
  • Auschwitz (Concentration camp)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Kristallnacht, 1938
  • Jewish ghettos
  • Television mini-series
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Holocaust, Titus Productions ; CBS Broadcasting ; Paramount Pictures ; produced by Robert 'Buzz' Berger ; written by Gerald Green ; directed by Marvin J. Chomsky, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on CBS television in 1978
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 1.
  • Part 1
  • Part 2
  • Disc 2.
  • Part 3
  • Part 4
  • Disc 3.
  • Part 5
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
other
Edition
Anniversary edition.
Extent
3 videodiscs (449 minutes)
Isbn
9781415740132
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097366220647
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
62206
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00176740
  • 879710
System details
DVD, full screen presentation ; Dolby Digital monophonic
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Holocaust, Titus Productions ; CBS Broadcasting ; Paramount Pictures ; produced by Robert 'Buzz' Berger ; written by Gerald Green ; directed by Marvin J. Chomsky, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on CBS television in 1978
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 1.
  • Part 1
  • Part 2
  • Disc 2.
  • Part 3
  • Part 4
  • Disc 3.
  • Part 5
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
other
Edition
Anniversary edition.
Extent
3 videodiscs (449 minutes)
Isbn
9781415740132
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097366220647
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
62206
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00176740
  • 879710
System details
DVD, full screen presentation ; Dolby Digital monophonic
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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