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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

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
Language
eng
Characteristic
videorecording
resource.interestGradeLevel
5-adult, BWI
Main title
The devil's arithmetic
Medium
videorecording
Responsibility statement
a Punch 21 and Milbrook Farm production ; produced by Murray Schisgal, Lee Gottsegen ; directed by Donna Deitch ; screenplay by Robert J. Avrech
Runtime
98
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
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Classification