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The Resource Prisoner of paradise, 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, (videorecording)

Prisoner of paradise, 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, (videorecording)

Label
Prisoner of paradise
Title
Prisoner of paradise
Statement of responsibility
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
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Michael Hammon ; editors, Glenn Berman, Susan Shanks ; music, Luc St. Pierre
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrated by Ian Holm
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Holm, Ian
  • Clarke, Malcolm
  • Sender, Stuart
  • Média Vérité
  • Café Productions Ltd
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • History Television
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • U5 Filmproducktion
  • PBS Home Video
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
100
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gerron, Kurt
  • Nazi propaganda
  • World War, 1939-1945
Technique
live action
Label
Prisoner of paradise, 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, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on PBS in 2003
  • Special features: Footage not seen in PBS broadcast
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm57546454
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 100 min.)
Isbn
9781415708552
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887050142
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
  • 705014
  • PPAR601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADR-8892
System details
DVD; region 1; widescreen presentation; NTSC; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Prisoner of paradise, 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, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on PBS in 2003
  • Special features: Footage not seen in PBS broadcast
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm57546454
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 100 min.)
Isbn
9781415708552
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887050142
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
  • 705014
  • PPAR601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADR-8892
System details
DVD; region 1; widescreen presentation; NTSC; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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