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Transport From Paradise (Transport z raje) (Czechoslovakia, 1963)

Directed by Zbynek Brynych. Cast: Vlastimil Brodsky, Juraj Herz, Vaclav Lohnisky, Ladislav Pesek, Ladislav Potmesil, Ilja Prachar, Zdenek Stepanek, Walter Taub, Josef Vinklar. Depicts life in the Terezin Ghetto, a concentration camp in Czechoslovakia during World War II, where the Nazi guards permit their Jewish prisoners to roam freely about the camp and conduct their own business and social affairs but the prisoners' main fear is that they may at any moment be shipped off to one of the death camps. Based on the book: Night and hope / by Arnost Lustig. 94 min. Credits and other information from the Internet Movie Database
Reviews and articles:
Liebman, Stuart; Quart, Leonard. "Homevideo: Czech Films of the Holocaust." Cineaste v22, n1 (Wntr, 1996):49 (3 pages). Full-text of this article / review is available:Berkeley users only

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