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Title Defying the Nazis : the Sharps' war / a film by Ken Burns and Artemis Joukowsky ; a co-production of No Limits Media, Inc. and Florentine Films, in association with WETA, Washington, DC ; directors, Ken Burns, Artemis Joukowsky III ; producers, Ken Burns, Matthew Justus.
Imprint Arlington, VA : PBS, [2016]

 MUSKINGUM DVD  D804.66 .S48 J68 2016    AVAILABLE  
 MUSKINGUM DVD  D804.66 .S48 J68 2016    AVAILABLE  
Subject Sharp, Waitstill, 1902-1984.
Sharp Cogan, Martha, 1905-1999.
Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust -- Massachusetts -- Wellesley Hills.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Rescue.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Alt Name Burns, Ken, 1953-
Joukowsky, Artemis A. W.,
Justus, Matthew,
Hanks, Tom,
Goldman, Marina,
Angra, Erik,
Mirowitz, Sheldon,
Shaffer, Deborah,
Berz, Michael Julian,
Florentine Films,
No Limits Media, Inc.,
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.),
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Add Title Sharps' war
Description 1 videodisc (80 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Time 013000
Description 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen; stereo.
Note Closed-captioned; English dialogue; English subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing; video described.
Performer Tom Hanks, voice of Waitstill Sharp ; Marina Goldman, voice of Martha Sharp.
Credits Editor, Erik Angra ; music, Sheldon Mirowitz; interviews directed by Deborah Shaffer ; director of photography, Michael Julian Berz.
Note Widescreen.
Originally released 2016.
Audience Rating: TVPG.
Summary Tells the never-before-told story of Waitstill and Martha Sharp, an American minister and his wife from Wellesley, Massachusetts, who left their children behind in the care of their parish and boldly committed to a life-threatening mission in Europe. Over two dangerous years they helped save scores of imperiled dissidents and refugees fleeing the Nazi occupation across Europe.
Awards Award Winners.
ISBN 9781627898324
ISBN/ISSN 841887029704
Publisher # DNAZ601 PBS
OCLC # 956386138

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