Judaic Studies: Films & Videos in the University of Arizona Library
Please note: Currently, videos and DVDs can only be obtained through Express Retrieval ; use the Library Catalog to locate video, then click on "Recall or Request this item". Films are kept in compact shelving on the first floor.Acts of Faith
1995. 50 min. Films for the Humanities and Sciences.
Tells the history of the Jews in Spain; describes the plight of some 200,000 Jews who suffered expulsion from Spain in 1493, rather than submitting to forced conversion to Christianity.
Media Coll DS135.S7 A29 1995. VIDEO.
see Love StoryAnne Frank Remembered
1996. 117 min. Columbia TriStar Home Video.
Features vintage newsreels, photographs, and even rare home movie to look beyond the celebrated pages of Anne's diary.
Media Coll DS135.N6 F732 1996. VIDEO.
1993. 90 min. PBS Video.
Uses interviews, official photos, home movies, and archival footage to explore the factors that shaped America's response to the Holocaust and asks the question "Why didn't America do more?" Looks at America's inaction through the experiences of a Jewish refugee trying to save his parents, and through documented evidence of official policy of the U.S. government.
Media Coll D810.J4 A62 1993 VIDEO.
1992. 90 min. (Hebrew with English subtitles) Rergo Media Coll .
Depicts the relationship between a 40 year old war widow and an 18 year old man who has been rejected from the Israeli army for health reasons. Set on an Israeli kibbutz in 1973, when Israel is on the brink of war.
Media Coll PN1997 .A8 1992. VIDEO.
1992. 95 min. Cabin Fever Entertainment.
During the World War II Nazi occupation of the Netherlands, Miep Gies risks everything she has to hide two Jewish families in the attic over the office where she works. Based on the book Anne Frank Remembered by Miep Gies.
DS135 .N5 A87 1992. VIDEO.
Last modified: August 11, 2009