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The Resource Defying the Nazis : the Sharps' war, a co-production of No Limits Media, Inc. and Florentine Films, in association with WETA, Washington, DC ; directors, Ken Burns, Atremis Joukowsky III ; producers, Ken Burns, Matthew Justus

Defying the Nazis : the Sharps' war, a co-production of No Limits Media, Inc. and Florentine Films, in association with WETA, Washington, DC ; directors, Ken Burns, Atremis Joukowsky III ; producers, Ken Burns, Matthew Justus

Label
Defying the Nazis : the Sharps' war
Title
Defying the Nazis
Title remainder
the Sharps' war
Statement of responsibility
a co-production of No Limits Media, Inc. and Florentine Films, in association with WETA, Washington, DC ; directors, Ken Burns, Atremis Joukowsky III ; producers, Ken Burns, Matthew Justus
Title variation
Sharps' war
Contributor
Film director
Film producer
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Interviews directed by Deborah Shaffer ; Director of photography, Michael Julian Berz
Dewey number
  • 940.53/180922
  • B
Intended audience
Rating: TVPG
Language note
  • English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
  • English dialogue; English subtitles
LC call number
D804.66.S48
LC item number
J68 2016
PerformerNote
Tom Hanks, voice of Waitstill Sharp ; Marina Goldman, voice of Martha Sharp
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Joukowsky, Artemis A. W.
  • Justus, Matthew
  • Hanks, Tom
  • Goldman, Marina
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Runtime
80
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sharp, Waitstill
  • Sharp Cogan, Martha
  • Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Technique
live action
Label
Defying the Nazis : the Sharps' war, a co-production of No Limits Media, Inc. and Florentine Films, in association with WETA, Washington, DC ; directors, Ken Burns, Atremis Joukowsky III ; producers, Ken Burns, Matthew Justus
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page and container
  • Widescreen
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn956386138
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (80 min.)
Isbn
9781627898324
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887029704
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
DNAZ601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o956386138
  • (OCoLC)956386138
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Defying the Nazis : the Sharps' war, a co-production of No Limits Media, Inc. and Florentine Films, in association with WETA, Washington, DC ; directors, Ken Burns, Atremis Joukowsky III ; producers, Ken Burns, Matthew Justus
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page and container
  • Widescreen
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn956386138
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (80 min.)
Isbn
9781627898324
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887029704
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
DNAZ601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o956386138
  • (OCoLC)956386138
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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