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The Resource Blessed is the match : the life and death of Hannah Senesh, Katahdin Productions presents ; written by Sophie Sartain ; produced by Lisa Thomas & Roberta Grossman ; directed by Roberta Grossman, (videorecording)

Blessed is the match : the life and death of Hannah Senesh, Katahdin Productions presents ; written by Sophie Sartain ; produced by Lisa Thomas & Roberta Grossman ; directed by Roberta Grossman, (videorecording)

Label
Blessed is the match : the life and death of Hannah Senesh
Title
Blessed is the match
Title remainder
the life and death of Hannah Senesh
Statement of responsibility
Katahdin Productions presents ; written by Sophie Sartain ; produced by Lisa Thomas & Roberta Grossman ; directed by Roberta Grossman
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Narrator
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • heb
  • hun
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Narrates the remarkable journey of Hannah Senesh, a young Hungarian poet and diarist, paratrooper and resistance fighter. Told through Hannah's letters, diaries, poems, and the recollections of those who knew her, the film traces Hannah's life from childhood in Palestine to her daring WWII mission to rescue Jews in her native Hungary. Narrated by Joan Allen
Awards note
Audience Award, Washington Jewish Film Festival, 2008 ; Audience Award, Hong Kong Jewish Film Festival, 2008 ; Crystal Heart Award, Heartland Film Festival, 2008 ; Best Documentary, Garden State Film Festival, 2009 ; Audience Award, New Jersey Jewish Film Festival, 2009 ; Audience Award, Houston Jewish Film Festival, 2009 ; Audience Award, Pittsburgh Jewish Israeli Film Festival, 2009 ; Audience Award, Denver Jewish Film Festival, 2009 ; Audience Award, San Diego Jewish Film Festival, 2009 ; Best Documentary, Tucson Jewish Film Festival, 2009 ; Audience Award, Atlanta Jewish Film Festival, 2009.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Todd Boekelheide ; editor: Blake West ; director of photography, Dyanna Taylor ; narrator, Joan Allen
Dewey number
940.5318/092
Language note
In English, Hebrew, and Hungarian with subtitles in English
LC call number
CT1919.P38
LC item number
B547 2010
PerformerNote
Narrator: Joan Allen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sartain, Sophie
  • Thomas, Lisa
  • Grossman, Roberta
  • Allen, Joan
  • Katahdin Productions (Firm)
  • Docurama (Firm)
  • New Video Group
Runtime
85
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Senesh, Hannah
  • Jews
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
Technique
live action
Label
Blessed is the match : the life and death of Hannah Senesh, Katahdin Productions presents ; written by Sophie Sartain ; produced by Lisa Thomas & Roberta Grossman ; directed by Roberta Grossman, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • Special features include deleted scenes and interviews, behind-the-scenes photo gallery, filmmaker bio, theatrical trailer
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn570375554
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 85 min.)
Isbn
9781422978665
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685215777
Other physical details
sd., col., b&w sequences
Publisher number
NNVG215770
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)570375554
System details
DVD, NTSC; widescreen, Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Blessed is the match : the life and death of Hannah Senesh, Katahdin Productions presents ; written by Sophie Sartain ; produced by Lisa Thomas & Roberta Grossman ; directed by Roberta Grossman, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • Special features include deleted scenes and interviews, behind-the-scenes photo gallery, filmmaker bio, theatrical trailer
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn570375554
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 85 min.)
Isbn
9781422978665
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685215777
Other physical details
sd., col., b&w sequences
Publisher number
NNVG215770
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)570375554
System details
DVD, NTSC; widescreen, Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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