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Title A wing and a prayer [downloadable video]
Published [United States] : Green Apple Entertainment, 2017
Distributed Made available through hoopla
Descript 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 102 min.)) : sd., col
Content two-dimensional moving image tdi
Media computer c
Carrier online resource cr
Descript digital rda
video file rda
Note Digital content provided by hoopla
Credits Directed by Boaz Dvir
Performer(S) Narrated by William Baldwin
Summary Narrated by William Baldwin, the untold true story of WWII aviators who carried out a secret, illegal operation in 1948 to prevent a second Holocaust. Lead by former flight engineer Al Schwimmer, who eluded the FBI, discover firsthand accounts of how they risked their lives and citizenships by creating factitious airlines, their strategic heart-pounding actions and daring escapes from smuggling Nazi surplus weapons into the Jewish state
Audience Not rated
Tech Details Mode of access: World Wide Web
Subject Schimmer, Al, 1917-2011
Lewis, Sam, 1912-1995
Arab-Israeli conflict -- History
Israel-Arab War, 1948-1949 -- Personal narratives
Israel -- History -- 1948-1967
Palestine -- History -- 1917-1948
Israel -- History -- 20th century
Air pilots -- Israel
Alt Author Dvir, Boaz, film producer, screenwriter, film director
Whitney, Steve, film producer
Lowenstein, Ralph Lynn, 1930- consultant
Baldwin, William, 1963- narrator
Lenart, Lou, contributor
Livingston, Harold, contributor
hoopla digital
Music # MWT12041653

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