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Schindler's Ark or Schindler's List

“He who saves one life, saves the world entire.” – Jewish Talmud.

It is a humbling task, trying to write about one of the most powerful movies ever made, a Booker-prize winning book, and a man who saved upwards of 1200 lives. 1,035 more words

My Nazi grandfather would have murdered me: Interview with Jennifer Teege - Published in The Daily Telegraph

Jennifer Teege was sent to an orphanage at just four weeks old and for 38 years knew little about her family background. Then, after a chance discovery in a library, she uncovered the horrifying truth – now documented in a new book.

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Schindler's List

Released:  1993

Cast:  Liam Neeson, Ben Kingsley, Ralph Fienes, Caroline Goodall, Jonathan Sagall, Embeth Davidtz

Oscar Wins:  Best Picture, Best Director (Steven Spielberg), Best Adapted Screenplay (Steven Zaillian), Best Original Score (John Williams), Best Film Editing (Michael Kahn), Best Cinematography (Janusz Kaminski), Best Art Direction (Ewa Braun, Allan Starski) 1,020 more words

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die

A Tale of One Year & Four Movies: Pulp Fiction, Schindler's List, Forrest Gump & The Shawshank Redemption...

Modern cinema sometimes feels like a revolving door, with films – even big-budget ones – coming and going in the blink of an eye, many of them barely registering themselves in the popular consciousness. 3,837 more words
(All Things) CULTURE

New Book: My Grandfather Would Have Shot Me...

“I am the granddaughter of Amon Goeth, who shot hundreds of people – and for being black, he would have shot me, too.” – Jennifer Teege… 441 more words

Race Matters

Saturday Reader: Black Author Discovers Grandfather Was Nazi Villain of Schindler's List

In 2008, Jennifer Teege was strolling around a library in her native Germany for books on the depression she’d been struggling with when she spotted a cover photograph that looked strangely familiar: her biological mother. 146 more words