Child in two worlds : a trilogy on Jewish war orphans
Call NumberNon-circulating videos C
Statement of Responsibilitya film by Willy Lindwer.
Creators & ContributorsLindwer, Willy
Summary"In an effort to give their children a chance for life, many Jewish parents sent their children into hiding in Christian foster homes during World War II. This [film] focuses on five Jewish war orphans, now all in their fifties and sixties, how they survived the war, and how they all eventually returned to their roots. Included in the video is the amazing story of Halinka, a baby born in the Warsaw Ghetto, whose parents wrapped her in a pillow and threw her over the ghetto wall where she was caught by a Polish policeman and cared for by his family." —Container
Physical Description 1 videocassette (60 min.) : sound, colour ; 1/2 in.
Carrier Typevideocassette (VHS)
LanguageDutch, In Dutch, with English subtitles.
PublisherTeaneck, NJ : Ergo Media
- AVA Productions BV, voor de TROS copyright of same: 1993
- Credits: Written, produced and directed by Willy Lindwer ; Research & production, Karin Van Coeverden ; Camera, Frank Moll, Shmuel Kalderon ; Sound, Frans Lamers, Bert Zimmerman, Yoav Shamir ; Editing, Helene Rebel (on video: Heleen Rebel)