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Uprising

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Call NumberVideos U
Dates[2001]; ©2001
Statement of Responsibilitya Brooklyn Films/Raffaella production ; produced by Jon Avnet and Raffaella De Laurentiis, Jordan Kerner ; written by Paul Brickman and Jon Avnet ; directed by Jon Avnet.
Creators & ContributorsAvnet, Jon (director)
Sobieski, Leelee (performer)
Azaria, Hank (performer)
Schwimmer, David (performer)
Voight, Jon (performer)
Sutherland, Donald (performer)
Moyer, Stephen (performer)
Jarre, Maurice (composer)
Lenoir, Denis (photographer)
Haber, Bill (producer)
Kerner, Jordan (producer)
Avnet, Jon (producer)
DeLaurentiis, Raffaella (producer)
Avnet, Jon (author)
Brickman, Paul (author)
Warner Home Video (Firm) (contributor)
Brooklyn Films (Firm) (contributor)
Raffaella Productions (contributor)
Summary"Homemade bombs rain from rooftops onto the street. Rifle fire erupts from windows. Jewish men and women of Warsaw, Poland, are fighting back against their oppressors. History's largest campaign of armed Jewish resistance to Nazi tyranny during World War II is in its full fury. Directed in brisk, semi-documentary style by Jon Avnet, Uprising is a remarkable story... a poignant and powerful saga of undaunted heroism." —Distributor
Physical Description 2 videodiscs (177 min.) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 in.
Carrier Typevideodisc (DVD)
LanguageEnglish, Optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish. Closed captions.
PublisherBurbank, CA : Warner Home Video
DistributorBurbank, CA : Warner Home Video
Notes
  • Originally produced as a television mini-series;
  • Widescreen presentation, Dolby digital 5.1;
  • Features: Disc 1: Commentary by Jon Avnet, Hank Azaria, David Schwimmer, Leelee Sobieski and Jon Voight. Disc 2: Breaking down the walls: behind the scenes documentary; Resistance (27 min) : historical documentary / produced and directed by David Fribush; theatrical trailer
AudienceNot rated

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