The Jewish People: A Story of Survival

Overview

This documentary hosted by CBS correspondent Martha Teichner chronicles the long, complex, and often tragic history of the Jewish people. Continually returning to the theme of survival against epic oppression, the film travels through 4000 years of history as the Jewish people endure the unspeakable horrors of slavery, segregation, and the holocaust, only to consistently return to the historical stage with soaring triumphs and unlikely victories. ~ Cammila Collar
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Overview

This documentary hosted by CBS correspondent Martha Teichner chronicles the long, complex, and often tragic history of the Jewish people. Continually returning to the theme of survival against epic oppression, the film travels through 4000 years of history as the Jewish people endure the unspeakable horrors of slavery, segregation, and the holocaust, only to consistently return to the historical stage with soaring triumphs and unlikely victories. ~ Cammila Collar
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Additional interviews
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/7/2009
  • UPC: 841887010429
  • Original Release: 2008
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  • Source: Pbs (Direct)
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 60:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 41,973

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Martha Teichner Voice Only
Technical Credits
Andrew Goldberg Director, Executive Producer, Screenwriter
Doug Chang Screenwriter
Emily Yacus Producer, Screenwriter
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- The Jewish People: A Story of Survival
1. Introduction [1:27]
2. Flight of the Jews [8:02]
3. The Torah [10:51]
4. Judaism, Christianity and Islam [10:14]
5. Jews Throughout the World [10:34]
6. Eastern European Life [9:45]
7. The Holocaust and Israel [6:57]
8. Credits [1:11]
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Disc #1 -- The Jewish People: A Story of Survival
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