The Resource Into the arms of strangers : stories of the Kindertransport, Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Sabine Films ; Skywalker ; U.S. Holocaust Museum ; producer, Deborah Oppenheimer ; written and directed by Mark Jonathan Harris. --, (videorecording)

Into the arms of strangers : stories of the Kindertransport, Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Sabine Films ; Skywalker ; U.S. Holocaust Museum ; producer, Deborah Oppenheimer ; written and directed by Mark Jonathan Harris. --, (videorecording)

Label
Into the arms of strangers : stories of the Kindertransport
Title
Into the arms of strangers
Title remainder
stories of the Kindertransport
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Sabine Films ; Skywalker ; U.S. Holocaust Museum ; producer, Deborah Oppenheimer ; written and directed by Mark Jonathan Harris. --
Title variation
Stories of the Kindertransport
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • engfrespa
  • eng
Summary
The life-affirming tale of 10,000 children saved from Hitler's grasp and placed with foster parents and hostels in Great Britain at the outbreak of World War II. Includes archival footage and decades-later rememberances of both the rescuers and the rescued
Awards note
  • Academy Award, 2001: Best Documentary, Features (Mark Jonathan Harris, Deborah Oppenheimer)
  • American Cinema Editors, 2001: Best Edited Documentary Film (Kate Amend)
Cataloging source
OSTC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Don Lenzer ; editor, Kate Amend ; music, Lee Holdridge
Dewey number
940/.531/8
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
Language note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Includes audio tracks in English and French with subtitles in English, French and Spanish
PerformerNote
Judi Dench, narrator
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1941-
  • 1934-
  • 1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Oppenheimer, Deborah
  • Harris, Mark Jonathan
  • Dench, Judi
  • Lenzer, Don
  • Amend, Kate
  • Holdridge, Lee
  • Sabine Films
  • Skywalker (Firm)
  • United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
  • Warner Home Video
Runtime
117
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kindertransports (Rescue operations)
  • Jewish children
  • Jews
  • Jewish refugees
  • Jewish children
  • Jewish children in the Holocaust
  • Jews
  • Refugees
  • Documentary films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Into the arms of strangers : stories of the Kindertransport, Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Sabine Films ; Skywalker ; U.S. Holocaust Museum ; producer, Deborah Oppenheimer ; written and directed by Mark Jonathan Harris. --, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Digital video disc
  • Produced in 2000
  • This film was produced with the cooperation of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington, D.C
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 117 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883316877159
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
18872
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbi00070438
  • 518625
System details
DVD ; full screen version
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Into the arms of strangers : stories of the Kindertransport, Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Sabine Films ; Skywalker ; U.S. Holocaust Museum ; producer, Deborah Oppenheimer ; written and directed by Mark Jonathan Harris. --, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Digital video disc
  • Produced in 2000
  • This film was produced with the cooperation of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington, D.C
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 117 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883316877159
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
18872
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbi00070438
  • 518625
System details
DVD ; full screen version
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc

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