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December 2nd, 2008
Photo Essay: CINEMA'S EXILES
  • Iris Seefeldt

    This was a very informative presentation. I am a German born naturalised American (1943)and child of the era. Now I am finding out just how many were able to escape and start againe in Hollywood of all places. Most were fortunate enough to go into the Motion picutre industry coming from a symilar background. They saw the writing on the wall and were able to get out in time. My family had to wait till the liberation in 45. It is a credit to the tenacity of human nature and the credit of the land of the free who took them in.
    Iris Seefeldt

  • David Kinsey

    Could you please make the photo essay for Cinema’s Exiles downloadable as a PowerPoint presentation?

  • Lillian Ugar

    This was an amazing film, and answered so many questions for me. I was born in 1941 and so I’m very familiar with most of the people who were featured.

    Thank you so much for allowing us to have a greater understanding of what these people went through and what they ultimately accomplished in America!

    Sincerely,
    Lillian Ugar
    p.s. I was wondering who narrated the film

  • R. Davidson

    This program was amazing. But the part that really moved me the most was realizing how many exiles acted in the film Casablanca. That may be why this movie has so much feeling.

  • Bill

    The narrator sounds like Sigourney Weaver to me, but I have been searching the web to see if I could find a definitive answer.

  • Karen Thomas

    Sigourney Weaver is indeed the narrator!

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    I’d love to buy a DVD of this documentary (I loved it) but it hsn’t been made. Why not? Look, burn one for me and I’ll pay for it in advance.

  • Ruth

    Would love to have a DVD of this presentation!

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    Wish I’d had the DVR going the night I happened to catch this documentary. I would pay as much as I did for The Civil War or Baseball to have a DVD copy. PBS, please make this available for purchase!

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  • Violette

    The caption for picture no. 7 contains an error. Standing besides Marlene Dietrich is Kurt Gerron, not Emil Jannings. Gerron played the part of the m.c. in The Blue Angel. He died in Auschwitz.

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