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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

Did Amon Goeth have the authority to order executions?

In my blog post today, I am answering a comment made by one of my readers. The comment is quoted below:

“So he didn’t shoot from the balcony. 1,211 more words


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. 3,850 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

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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

Jennifer Teege and her Grandfather | When Gesture Becomes Event

When a black German woman discovered her grandfather was the Nazi villain of ‘Schindler’s List’

Read the full article | HAARETZ 64 more words

Happy New Year!

I’d love to start this wonderful 2015 with one of the greatest worldwide music composer’s definite masterpiece. As you may have noticed, this picture indicates the Polish pianist… 109 more words

19th-century Music