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The Last Days

DVD

87 minutes
Source: Amazon.com

This documentary by Steven Spielberg traces the experiences of five Hungarian Holocaust survivors who fell victim to Hitler's brutal war against the Jews during the final days of World War II. Years later, they return to their hometowns, ghettos, and the concentration camps in which they were imprisoned.

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Paper Clips

Searching for an effective way to teach their students about the scale of the Holocaust, school officials in Tennessee devise a unique class project involving paper clips.

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Pre-War Jewish Family

A Jewish family, possibly in Sighet, taken before the beginning of World War II, ca. 1930–1940.

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