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The Last Flight of Petr Ginz [DVD]

By 14 he had written five novels and penned a diary about the Nazi occupation of Prague. By 16 he had produced more than 170 drawings and paintings, edited an underground magazine in the Theresienstadt Ghetto, written numerous short stories and had walked to the gas chamber at Auschwitz. But this is a story of celebration as well as tragedy, a testament to how a boy's wonder and creative expression represent the best of what makes us human.

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Publish Date

2013


Format: DVD
Summary: By 14 he had written five novels and penned a diary about the Nazi occupation of Prague. By 16 he had produced more than 170 drawings and paintings, edited an underground magazine in the Theresienstadt Ghetto, written numerous short stories and had walked to the gas chamber at Auschwitz. But this is a story of celebration as well as tragedy, a testament to how a boy's wonder and creative expression represent the best of what makes us human.
Title: The last flight of Petr Ginz [DVD] / writer, Sandra Dickson ; directors, Sandra Dickson, Churchill Roberts.
Publisher Date: [United States] : First Run Features, [2013]
Subject: Ginz, Petr, 1928-1944 Pressburger, Chava, 1930- Jewish authors -- Czechoslovakia -- Biography. Jewish artists -- Czechoslovakia -- Biography. Jewish children -- Czechoslovakia -- Biography. Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Czechoslovakia
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 2
System Items Total: 2
Call Number: B Ginz
Oclc: 828565890
Upc: 720229915434
Bib Id: 441347

Format: DVD
Summary: By 14 he had written five novels and penned a diary about the Nazi occupation of Prague. By 16 he had produced more than 170 drawings and paintings, edited an underground magazine in the Theresienstadt Ghetto, written numerous short stories and had walked to the gas chamber at Auschwitz. But this is a story of celebration as well as tragedy, a testament to how a boy's wonder and creative expression represent the best of what makes us human.
Title: The last flight of Petr Ginz [DVD] / writer, Sandra Dickson ; directors, Sandra Dickson, Churchill Roberts.
Publisher, Date: [United States] : First Run Features, [2013]
Description: 1 videodisc (67 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects: Ginz, Petr, 1928-1944
Subjects: Pressburger, Chava, 1930-
Subjects: Jewish authors -- Czechoslovakia -- Biography.
Subjects: Jewish artists -- Czechoslovakia -- Biography.
Subjects: Jewish children -- Czechoslovakia -- Biography.
Subjects: Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Czechoslovakia
Genre: Documentary films
Other Author: Dickson, Sandy.
Other Author: Roberts, Churchill Lee, 1940-
Other Author: Pressburger, Chava, 1930-
Other Author: Shendar, Yehudit
Other Author: First-Run Features (Firm)
Notes: Title from sell sheet.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2011.
Notes: Special features: Bonus shorts: Boy animated; Inside the artist's world; A world imagined: the music of The Last Flight of Petr Ginz.
Notes: Chava Pressburger, Yehudit Shendar.
Notes: DVD, widescreen presentation.
Publisher Number: FRF915434D
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 2
Total Copies: 2
Call Number: B Ginz
Medium: [DVD]