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Title The devil's arithmetic [videorecording] / Showtime presents a Punch 21 and Millbrook Farm production ; produced by Murray Schisgal and Lee Gottsegen ; screenplay by Robert J. Avrech ; directed by Donna Deitch.

Publication Info. [United States] : Showtime Entertainment, 2002.


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Description 1 videodisc (97 min.) : sound, color, stereophonic ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Note Introduction by Dustin Hoffman.
Based upon the novel by Jane Yolen.
Originally produced for television in 1999.
Credits Director of photography, Jacek Laskus ; edited by Robin Katz ; music, Frederic Talgorn.
Cast Kirsten Dunst, Brittany Murphy, Mimi Rogers, Louise Fletcher.
Summary Sixteen year old Hanna Stern was a typical American teenager who ignored her family's heritage until a mystical Passover seder takes her back in time to German-occupied Poland on an emotional journey of life, death and survival.
System Details DVD format.
Language Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subject Yolen, Jane -- Film adaptations.
Jews -- Drama.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poland -- Drama.
Jews -- Persecutions -- Poland -- Drama.
Concentration camps -- Drama.
Time travel -- Drama.
Jews -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poland -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Jews -- Persecutions -- Poland -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Concentration camps -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Time travel -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired -- Video recordings.
Poland -- History -- Occupation, 1939-1945 -- Drama.
Poland -- History -- Occupation, 1939-1945 -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Made-for-TV movies.
Local Subject Digital video collection -- Juvenile videorecordings.
Added Author Deitch, Donna, 1945-
Schisgal, Murray, 1926-
Gottsegen, Lee.
Avrech, Robert J. (Robert Joel), 1950-
Dunst, Kirsten, 1982-
Murphy, Brittany.
Rogers, Mimi.
Fletcher, Louise.
Yolen, Jane. Devil's arithmetic.
Punch 21 (Firm)
Millbrook Farm (Firm)
Hallmark Entertainment (Firm)
Showtime Networks.
Showtime Entertainment.
ISBN 1931669848
Standard No. 758445305821
Music No. SHO3058 Showtime Entertainment

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