'Hidden Jews of Berlin': transcript interviews

Language of Description
Alt. Identifiers
  • 70101
Level of Description
  • German
  • English
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Biographical History

The programme was made by Kessler Productions in conjunction with Darlow Smithson Productions for the Secret History series on Channel 4. It was transmitted on 17 August 1999. The producer was Peter Kessler, the director was Clara Glynn, and the executive producer was John Smithson.


Interview transcripts for tv prog.: “The Hidden Jews of Berlin” ; sh. doc.

Donated May 2000

Donor: Peter Kessler

Scope and Content

This collection consists of transcripts of interviews conducted for the TV programme The Hidden Jews of Berlin. Also floppy disk of the same. The subjects include detailed accounts of life in hiding in Berlin during World War II; experience of capture, interrogation by Jewish collaborators and Gestapo and betrayal by Jews; Mischlinge; Fabrikation; Siemens; Rosenstrasse protest; Grosse Hamburger Strasse; life in Berlin before the war.

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