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From Bitter Earth: Artists of the Holocaust

Synopsis
Over 30,000 drawings and paintings survived the concentrations camps, ghettoes and hiding places of World War 2. Yehuda Bacon, Dinah Gottliebova and Walter Spitzer, all artists who survived the Holocaust, talk about their work.
Series
Omnibus, Series
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. Standard formats. col. 65 min.
Year of production
1988
Availability
Sale; 1997 sale: £99.00 (+VAT +p&p)
Notes
Broadcast on BBC2 on 8/7/88.
Subjects
Art
Keywords
Holocaust; painters; World War II

Production Company

Name

BBC Television

Distributor

Name

BBC Active Video for Learning - now BBC Learning

Contact
Carolina Fernandez Jeremy Wilcox (CF - for educational enquiries JW - channel sales manager)
Email
BBCStudiosLearning@bbc.com
Web
https://www.bbcstudioslearning.com/ External site opens in new window
Phone
+44 (0) 20 8433 1009
Address
BBC Studios Limited
Television Centre
101 Wood Lane
London
W12 7FA
UK
Notes
The BBC Active company has now been absorbed within BBC Learning, a division of BBC Studios. It was originally a joint venture between BBC Worldwide and Pearson Education. Formerly known as ‘BBC Worldwide Learning Studies’ and before that as ‘Videos for Education & Training’

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