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Title Prisoner of paradise [videorecording] / a production of Média Vérité and Café Productions in association with BBC, History Television Inc., Public Broadcasting Service, U5 Filmproducktion GmbH ; written by Malcom Clarke ; produced by Malcolm Clarke and Karl-Eberhard Schaeffer ; directed by Malcolm Clarke and Stuart Sender.

Imprint [United States] : PBS Home Video ; Hollywood, Calif. : Distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment, 2005.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    940.5488 PRI    Available
Edition Widescreen format.
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 100 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Special features: Footage not seen in PBS broadcast.
Credits Director of photography, Michael Hammon ; editors, Glenn Berman, Susan Shanks ; music, Luc St. Pierre.
Performer Narrated by Ian Holm.
Event Originally broadcast on PBS in 2003.
Summary The startling true story of Kurt Gerron, a beloved German-Jewish actor, director and cabaret star in Berlin in the 1920's and '30's. He was captured and sent to a concentration camp where he was ordered to write pro-Nazi propaganda films.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language Closed-captioned.
Subject Gerron, Kurt, 1897-1944.
Nazi propaganda.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Propaganda.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Genre/Form Biographical television programs
Added Author Holm, Ian, 1931-
Clarke, Malcolm.
Sender, Stuart.
Pierre, Luc St.
Média Vérité (Firm)
Café Productions Ltd.
British Broadcasting Corporation.
History Television.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
U5 Filmproducktion GmbH
PBS Home Video.
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 141570855X
Standard No. 841887050142
Music No. 705014 Paramount Home Entertainment

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