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The Resource The devil's arithmetic, a Punch 21 and Milbrook Farm production ; produced by Murray Schisgal, Lee Gottsegen ; directed by Donna Deitch ; screenplay by Robert J. Avrech, (videorecording)

The devil's arithmetic, a Punch 21 and Milbrook Farm production ; produced by Murray Schisgal, Lee Gottsegen ; directed by Donna Deitch ; screenplay by Robert J. Avrech, (videorecording)

Label
The devil's arithmetic
Title
The devil's arithmetic
Statement of responsibility
a Punch 21 and Milbrook Farm production ; produced by Murray Schisgal, Lee Gottsegen ; directed by Donna Deitch ; screenplay by Robert J. Avrech
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Hannah, a typical American teenager, resents stories of her Jewish heritage, until a mystical Passover Seder results in her being transported to Poland during World War II where she experiences the horrors of a concentration camp, and learns why it is important to remember the past
Cataloging source
KyLxBWI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Jacek Laskus ; editor, Robin Katz ; music, Frederic Talgorn
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813/.54
Intended audience
5-adult
Intended audience source
BWI
Language note
  • Soundtrack in English or Spanish
  • Closed captioned
LC call number
PN1992.63
LC item number
.D48 2002
PerformerNote
Kirsten Dunst, Brittany Murphy, Paul Freeman, Mimi Rogers, Louise Fletcher
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1982-
  • 1943-
  • 1926-2020
  • 1945-
  • 1950-
  • 1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dunst, Kirsten
  • Murphy, Brittany
  • Freeman, Paul
  • Rogers, Mimi
  • Fletcher, Louise
  • Schisgal, Murray
  • Gottsegen, Lee
  • Deitch, Donna
  • Avrech, Robert J.
  • Talgorn, Frédéric
  • Yolen, Jane
  • Punch 21
  • Milbrook Farm
  • Showtime Entertainment
Runtime
98
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Concentration camps
  • Jews
  • Time travel
  • Poland
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The devil's arithmetic, a Punch 21 and Milbrook Farm production ; produced by Murray Schisgal, Lee Gottsegen ; directed by Donna Deitch ; screenplay by Robert J. Avrech, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced for television in 1999
  • Based on the novel by Jane Yolen
  • Special features: filmogaphies; photo gallery; weblink
Bar code
  • 31223134392134
  • 31223134392126
  • 31223134392092
  • 31223134392142
  • 31223134392159
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 DVD (98 min.)
Isbn
9781931669849
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
758445305821
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
SHO3058
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required; Dolby digital 2.0 surround; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The devil's arithmetic, a Punch 21 and Milbrook Farm production ; produced by Murray Schisgal, Lee Gottsegen ; directed by Donna Deitch ; screenplay by Robert J. Avrech, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced for television in 1999
  • Based on the novel by Jane Yolen
  • Special features: filmogaphies; photo gallery; weblink
Bar code
  • 31223134392134
  • 31223134392126
  • 31223134392092
  • 31223134392142
  • 31223134392159
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 DVD (98 min.)
Isbn
9781931669849
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
758445305821
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
SHO3058
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required; Dolby digital 2.0 surround; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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