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The Resource Holocaust : the story of the family Weiss, a Titus production ; written by Gerald Green ; producer, Robert Berger ; director, Marvin J. Chomsky ; a Herbert Brodkin production ; Worldvision Enterprises Inc. ; CBS Television Distribution, (DVD)

Holocaust : the story of the family Weiss, a Titus production ; written by Gerald Green ; producer, Robert Berger ; director, Marvin J. Chomsky ; a Herbert Brodkin production ; Worldvision Enterprises Inc. ; CBS Television Distribution, (DVD)

Label
Holocaust : the story of the family Weiss
Title
Holocaust
Title remainder
the story of the family Weiss
Statement of responsibility
a Titus production ; written by Gerald Green ; producer, Robert Berger ; director, Marvin J. Chomsky ; a Herbert Brodkin production ; Worldvision Enterprises Inc. ; CBS Television Distribution
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Production company
Screenwriter
Television director
Television producer
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 ... Uses the stories of these fictional families to portray the atrocities against the Jewish people from the 1930s to 1945, and presents a heart-wrenching portrait of their struggle"--Container
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
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/composerexpression
LBVSiSyCmoA
Credits note
Director of photography, Brian West ; supervising film editor, Stephen A. Rotter ; music, Morton Gould
Date time place
DVD release of the 1978 CBS miniseries
Dewey number
791.45/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1992.77
LC item number
.H57 2008
PerformerNote
James Woods, Meryl Streep, Michael Moriarty, Joseph Bottoms, Tovah Feldshuh, Fritz Weaver, Rosemary Harris, David Warner, Anthony Haygarth, Sam Wanamaker, Blanche Baker, Tom Bell, Marius Goring, Deborah Norton, George Rose, Robert Stephens, Lee Montague, Ian Holm
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1934-
  • 1929-
  • 1912-1990
  • 1947-
  • 1941-
  • 1926-2016
  • 1930-
  • 1941-
  • 1945-
  • 1919-1993
  • 1956-
  • 1933-2006
  • 1912-1998
  • 1920-1988
  • 1931-1995
  • 1931-
  • 1913-1996
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Berger, Robert
  • Green, Gerald
  • Chomsky, Marvin J.
  • Brodkin, Herbert
  • Woods, James
  • Streep, Meryl
  • Moriarty, Michael
  • Bottoms, Joseph
  • Feldshuh, Tovah
  • Weaver, Fritz
  • Harris, Rosemary
  • Warner, David
  • Haygarth, Tony
  • Wanamaker, Sam
  • Baker, Blanche
  • Bell, Tom
  • Goring, Marius
  • Norton, Deborah
  • Rose, George
  • Stephens, Robert
  • Montague, Lee
  • Holm, Ian
  • West, Brian
  • Rotter, Stephen A.
  • Gould, Morton
  • Titus Productions
  • Worldvision Enterprises, inc
  • CBS Television Network
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
449
Series statement
CBS DVD
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Theresienstadt (Concentration camp)
  • Auschwitz (Concentration camp)
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Holocaust, 1933-1945
  • Holocaust, 1933-1945
  • Kristallnacht, 1938
  • Jewish ghettos
  • Made-for-TV movies
  • Historical television programs
  • Television mini-series
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • War television programs
  • Television movies
Technique
live action
Label
Holocaust : the story of the family Weiss, a Titus production ; written by Gerald Green ; producer, Robert Berger ; director, Marvin J. Chomsky ; a Herbert Brodkin production ; Worldvision Enterprises Inc. ; CBS Television Distribution, (DVD)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc one. Part 1, The gathering darkness (86 min.) ; Part 2 (91 min.) -- Disc two. Part 3 (90 min.) ; Part 4 (89 min.) -- Disc three. Part 5 (92 min.)
Control code
ocn227819314
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Anniversary edition.
Extent
3 videodiscs (449 min.)
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, color
Publisher number
62206
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)227819314
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; full screen (1.33:1 aspect ratio) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Holocaust : the story of the family Weiss, a Titus production ; written by Gerald Green ; producer, Robert Berger ; director, Marvin J. Chomsky ; a Herbert Brodkin production ; Worldvision Enterprises Inc. ; CBS Television Distribution, (DVD)
Link
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc one. Part 1, The gathering darkness (86 min.) ; Part 2 (91 min.) -- Disc two. Part 3 (90 min.) ; Part 4 (89 min.) -- Disc three. Part 5 (92 min.)
Control code
ocn227819314
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Anniversary edition.
Extent
3 videodiscs (449 min.)
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, color
Publisher number
62206
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)227819314
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; full screen (1.33:1 aspect ratio) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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