The Story of the Jews

Emmy-Award winner Simon Schama brings to life Jewish history and experience in The Story of the Jews with Simon Schama. This five-hour series follows Schama as he travels from Russia and the Ukraine to Egypt, Israel and Spain, exploring the imprint that Jewish culture has made on the world and the drama of suffering, resilience and rebirth that has gone with it.

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Video thumbnail: The Story of the Jews A Profile of: The Simon Wiesenthal Center/Museum of Toleranc

The Story of the Jews

A Profile of: The Simon Wiesenthal Center/Museum of Toleranc

A Profile of: The Simon Wiesenthal Center/Museum of Tolerance

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A Profile of: The Simon Wiesenthal Center/Museum of Toleranc

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Video thumbnail: The Story of the Jews A Profile of: The Jewish Federations of North America

The Story of the Jews

A Profile of: The Jewish Federations of North America

A Profile of: The Jewish Federations of North America

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A Profile of: The Jewish Federations of North America

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Video thumbnail: The Story of the Jews A Profile of: The Jewish Community Relations Council

The Story of the Jews

A Profile of: The Jewish Community Relations Council

A Profile of: The Jewish Community Relations Council

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A Profile of: The Jewish Community Relations Council

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Video thumbnail: The Story of the Jews A Profile of: The UJA Federation of New York

The Story of the Jews

A Profile of: The UJA Federation of New York

A Profile of: The UJA Federation of New York

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A Profile of: The UJA Federation of New York

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Video thumbnail: The Story of the Jews Extended Footage: A Beautiful Childhood

The Story of the Jews

Extended Footage: A Beautiful Childhood

Simon Schama interviews the International Association of Jews from Egypt's Levana Zamir.

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Extended Footage: A Beautiful Childhood

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Video thumbnail: The Story of the Jews Extended Footage: A Separation Wall in Words

The Story of the Jews

Extended Footage: A Separation Wall in Words

Simon Schama interviews Israeli author David Grossman.

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Extended Footage: A Separation Wall in Words

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Video thumbnail: The Story of the Jews Extended Footage: Being a Jew was Criminal

The Story of the Jews

Extended Footage: Being a Jew was Criminal

Simon Schama interviews the International Association of Jews from Egypt's Levana Zamir.

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Extended Footage: Being a Jew was Criminal

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Video thumbnail: The Story of the Jews Extended Footage: Levana's Journey

The Story of the Jews

Extended Footage: Levana's Journey

Simon Schama interviews the International Association of Jews from Egypt's Levana Zamir.

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Extended Footage: Levana's Journey

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Previews 1

Video thumbnail: The Story of the Jews The Story of the Jews Promo

The Story of the Jews

The Story of the Jews Promo

Simon Schama's The Story of the Jews is a 5-part look into 3000 years of Jewish history.

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The Story of the Jews Promo

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