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Holocaust : Ravensbruck and Buchenwald

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Holocaust : Ravensbruck and Buchenwald
Call No: Videos H

Call NumberVideos H
Dates[2008]; ©2008
Statement of ResponsibilityChronos Productions.
Creators & Contributors
Artsmagic, Ltd. (author)
SummaryBuchenwald Concentration Camp

After Being established in the summer of 1937, Buchenwald soon developed into one of the largest concentration camps in Germany.

In its eight years of existence, approximately 250,000 inmates from 35 countries were imprisoned here. More than 50,000 of them died during the camp's reigh of terror. They were systematically culled. The inmates were submitted to the life of slaves, working for the S.S. and the Third Reich. They were deliberately made to suffer by hunger and beatings until death, and were easily replaced by a regular influx of new prisoners. 

Using previously unpublished photographic documents and statements by witnesses to the events, this film documentary reconstructs the history of the camp.

Ravensbruck  Concentration Camp

Women from more than 20 countries were inmates between the years 1939 and 1945 at the Ravensbruck Concentration Camp in Germany. They were maltreated, humiliated and tortured to death. The aim of this documentary is to keep alive the memory of the fate and the inhuman treatment that was suffered.
Physical Description 1 videodisc (60 minutes) : sound, black & white ; 4 3/4 inches
Carrier Typevideodisc (DVD)
Publisher[London] : Artsmagic Ltd.
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  • "This historical documentary contains some explicit scenes that are of a violent and disturbing nature" —Container;
  • Dolby Digital; NTSC, DVD-5, Region 0