The U.S. and the Holocaust
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Ken Burns, Lynn Novick, and Sarah Botstein's three-part, six-hour documentary series examines how the American people and leaders responded to one of the greatest humanitarian disasters of the twentieth century, and how this catastrophe challenged America's identity as a nation of immigrants and the very ideals of democracy. Includes Spanish SDH.
Contentsdisc 1. episode 1. The golden door (beginnings-1938)
disc 2. episode 2. Yearning to breathe free (1938-1942)
disc 3. episode 3. The homeless, tempest-tossed (1942-).
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
-- Foreign public opinion, American.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Influence.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Historiography.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Press coverage -- United States.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Public opinion.
National socialism in popular culture -- United States.
Mass media -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Historical television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| [Arlington, Virginia] :PBS,2022
Distributed by PBS Distribution,
|Other Titles|| U.S. and the Holocaust :
United States and the Holocaust
1953- film director, film producer.
Novick, Lynn, film director, film producer.
Botstein, Sarah, 1972- film director, film producer.
Ward, Geoffrey C., screenwriter.
Welt, Mike, film producer.
Coyote, Peter, narrator.
Arkin, Adam, voice actor.
Davis, Hope, 1967- voice actor.
Giamatti, Paul, voice actor.
Gilliatt, Olivia, voice actor.
Gould, Elliott, voice actor.
Guyer, Murphy, voice actor.
Herzog, Werner, 1942- voice actor.
Lucas, Josh, voice actor.
Morton, Joe, 1947- voice actor.
McCormick, Carolyn, voice actor.
Neeson, Liam, voice actor.
Rhys, Matthew, 1974- voice actor.
Streep, Meryl, voice actor.
Whitford, Bradley, voice actor.
Zengel, Helena, 2008- voice actor.
Florentine Films, production company.
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.), production company.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), publisher.
PBS Distribution (Firm), film distributor.
Narrator, Peter Coyote ; voices-overs, Adam Arkin, Hope Davis, Paul Giamatti, Olivia Gilliatt, Elliott Gould, Murphy Guyer, Werner Herzog, Josh Lucas, Joe Morton, Carolyn McCormick, Liam Neeson, Matthew Rhys, Meryl Streep, Bradley Whitford, Helena Zengel.
TV Parental Guidelines rating: TV-MA (mature audiences only; this program is specifically designed to be viewed by adults and therefore may be unsuitable for children under 17).
In English or Spanish; subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH) in English or Spanish.
Title from container.
"A history to be reckoned with."
Originally produced for broadcast as a three-part television program.
Program content: ©2022.
"This program contains mature content which may not be suitable for all audiences. Viewer discretion is advised."
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; 5.1 surround, 2.0 stereo.
3 videodiscs (approximately 360 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.