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    Kleiner Rudy Catalog Record Only

    " Rudy Wolff, an eighty-five-year-old Holocaust survivor, invites his granddaughter, director of the film, to join him in visiting his German birthplace. Once there, Wolff meets his childhood friends, giving us a first-hand glimpse into the after effects of the Holocaust, such as how do Germans deal with their past? How do Jews handle forgiveness and reconciliation? Is it in fact possible to accept, ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    Dead men's secrets. German death trap / Catalog Record Only

    See how British aviators defeated an aerial defense system that stretched from Denmark to Paris.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2003
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    Into the arms of strangers : stories of the Kindertransport / Catalog Record Only

    This documentary focuses on the plight of some 10,000 Jewish children from Germany, Austria, Poland and Czechoslovakia who, for their own safety, were transported out of their homelands in the late 1930s, during the early days of Hitler's repression against Europe's Jews.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2000
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    Mail call. [From the German Renaissance to the Battle of Britain] / Catalog Record Only

    Host: R. Lee Ermey. Not viewed. Received: 2006-04-13; viewing copy; copyright deposit--407; Copyright Collection.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
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    Decoding the past. Nazi prophecies / Catalog Record Only

    Examines how scriptures from ancient times through pre-Nazi Germany predicted the rise of Adolph Hitler and Nazi Germany, and explores what these prophecies say about the legacy of Nazi rule.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
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    Waltz with Bashir Catalog Record Only

    "Based on the true story of director Ari Folman, an Israeli army veteran who realises he can remember nothing of the 1982 Lebanon War in which he fought, the film charts his journey to uncover the secrets of the past." -- Container.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
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    Mauer : the Heidelberg Jaw village / Catalog Record Only

    On the ethnology, history, and antiquities of Mauer village of Germany.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
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    The last days of WWII. June 24-30, 1945, the end in sight / Catalog Record Only

    Truman plans to invade Japan, Moscow celebrates victory, the British destroy the bridge over the River Kwai, and China joins the newly formed United Nations.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
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    In defence of our dreams. Catalog Record Only

    Series: includes lectures by various scholars and activists, and two documentaries. Examines multiple issues from Indian history, civics, gender issues and politics that are being dictated by caste and religion-based agendas. Demonstrates how such issues led to Gujarat riots in 2002 and discusses what needs to be done to prevent it from happening again. On this disc is the documentary, Zulmatoṃ̄ ke daura meṃ̄ ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2004
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    Jewish transit Berlin from hell to hope / Catalog Record Only

    Documentary covers the postwar fate of the Jewish women, men and children who survived the Holocaust in the Soviet Union, Poland and Eastern Europe and sought refuge in the refugee camps in Berlin, Germany.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
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    Helvetica / Catalog Record Only

    A documentary about a typeface? When said typeface is a ubiquitous piece of graphic design, yes. Helvetica--a sans-serif typeface developed in 1957 at the Haas Foundry in Munchenstein, Switzerland--has partisans and detractors, a great number of them graphic designers and theorists, who express their opinions on the famous font. It is seen as neutral and efficient, concise yet inexpressive, purposeful yet not caustic, utilitarian ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
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    Greatest raids. The Schweinfurt disaster / Catalog Record Only

    Relive the raid that is remembered as the "Gettysburg" of the vaunted 8th Air Force, claiming over 60 B-17 Flying Fortress bombers and proving--at extraordinary cost--the indisputable value of fighter escorts for daytime bombing missions.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2001
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    The Hessen conspiracy / Catalog Record Only

    The cynical Colonel Jack Durant and the dazzlingly beautiful Lieutenant Kathleen Nash uncover the crown jewels of Germany: more diamonds, rubies, emeralds, sapphires, and pearls than are gathered in any one place outside the Tower of London. Nash and Durant manage to get the gems to New York, where they must deal with gangsters to fence the loot. To make matters worse for the ...

    • Contributor: Breuls, Paul - Meyer, Nicholas - Roose, Ronald - Vandeleene, Catherine - Zane, Billy - Renée, Lyne - Bowen, Michael - Segan, Noah - Oostrum, Kees Van - Warbeck, Stephen - Corsan Productions - Buffalo Gal Pictures (Firm) - Scion Films - Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011
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    Dead men's secrets. Secrets of Hitler's special forces / Catalog Record Only

    Tells the inside story and history of Hitler's special forces and their daring operations during World War II.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2003
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    Olga / Catalog Record Only

    Based upon the life of German-born Olga Benário Prestes, wife of Brazilian communist leader Luís Carlos Prestes.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
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    Dead men's secrets. The strange quest of Rudolf Hess / Catalog Record Only

    Did the Nazi Deputy Fuhrer really die in 1987, in Spandu prison, or did he meet his fate at some other time?

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2003
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    Building Khadija Mosque [and] Khadija Mosque opening & VIP reception / Muslim Television Ahmadiyya. Catalog Record Only

    Documentaries on the building and opening ceremony in 2008 of Khadija Mosque, an Ahmadiyyah mosque in Berlin, Germany which was built with almost 1.7 million Euros collected by Ahmadiyya-Women. The foundation stone for the mosque was laid down on 2 January 2007 by the 5th Khalifa of the community, Mirza Masroor Ahmad; not to be confused with the Berlin mosque which was built in ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011
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    Jud Sü€ / Catalog Record Only

    This notorious Nazi propaganda historical costume melodrama is based on the Nazi version of the novel of the same title by Lion Feuchtwanger, which is based on the real historical character of Josef Süss Oppenheimer who was a Jewish tax advisor to Karl Alexander during the early 1700s and was publicly executed in Stuttgart for manipulation of state funds.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
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    Munich / Catalog Record Only

    The story of the secret Israeli squad assigned to track down and assassinate the 11 Palestinians believed to have planned the 1972 Munich massacre of 11 Israeli athletes, and the personal toll this mission of revenge takes on the team and the man who led it.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
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    Battle stations. Lancaster bomber, target Germany. Catalog Record Only

    Not viewed. Sources used: copyright material; Internet movie database WWW site, viewed Apr. 22, 2010; OCLC database, viewed May 5, 2010.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2003
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    Sophie Scholl, the final days / Catalog Record Only

    The true story of Germany's most famous anti-Nazi heroine, Sophie Scholl, the fearless activist of the underground student resistance group, The White Rose. The last six days of Sophie Scholl's life are dramatized, from arrest to interrogation, trial, and sentence in 1943 Munich. Unwavering in her convictions and loyalty to her comrades, her cross-examination by the Gestapo quickly escalates into a searing test of ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005