Re: The Wave

Judy Jones (
Wed, 10 Feb 1999 16:03:58 -0800 (PST)

The Wave is not about the holocaust, it is about an experiment
run by a Palo Alto High School teacher some years back. the
experiment (not without its own ramifications in real life, by the
way) had to do with the teacher turning the students in his
class (and many not in his class) into good little "Nazis" in
just 2-3 days. Secret password, code of conduct, a special
"wave" to each other, etc. Wonderful video, but it is an

Date: Wed, 10 Feb 1999 12:56:43 -0800 (PST)
Reply-to: From: "James
Smith" <> To: Multiple recipients
of list <> Subject: The Wave

Hello All:

Anyone have any information about a film called "The Wave" about the
Holocaust? OCLC lists Films Inc. as the distributor for the video but they
don't have it. Any ideas?

James G. Smith
Denver Public Library
Collection Development Office
10 West 14th Avenue Parkway
Denver, CO 80204