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Irena Sendler: In the Name of Their Mothers

director, Mary Skinner ; producers, Mary Skinner, Piotr Piwowarczyk ; executive producer, Jamie Stobie ; produced by 2B Productions ; KQED presents ; [US and Slawomir Grunberg, Multicolor Film Agency, Poland in association with TV Poland present]
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
This is the story of 29-year-old Irena Sendler, who saw the suffering of Warsaw's Jews, reached out to her most trusted colleagues for help, and outwitted the Nazis during World War II. Together, they rescued over 2,500 Jewish children. Expertly captured is the will and character of the women of the resistance against the backdrop of occupied Poland.
Director
Mary Skinner
Performers
Narrator, Jan Becker.
Release Date
2011
Run Time
57 min.
Language
In English and Polish with English subtitles; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
Rating
Rating: TVPG
Notes
Originally produced as a documentary film in 2011.
ISBN
9781608834822, 1608834824
Credits
Director of photography, Slawomir Grunberg, Andrzej Wolf ; editor, Marta Wohl ; original music, Tom Disher and Frank Ilfman.
Published
[United States] : PBS Distribution, [2011]
Publisher no.
ISNM601 PBS Distribution
Related Resources
Film's Web site
Additional materials available at PBS Web site
Description
1 videodisc (approximately 57 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; stereo ; region 1, NTSC.
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