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Partisans of Vilna

1986 Rated NR 2hr 10m

This fascinating documentary blends songs, newsreels and archival footage with interviews of more than 40 Holocaust survivors to paint an eye-opening portrait of the courageous Jewish resistance in Vilna, the capital of Lithuania. Recounting how a commando unit was formed to conduct sabotage missions against the Nazis, the film explores the moral dilemmas facing the Jewish youth who organized an underground resistance.

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Cast: Abba Kovner

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 5.1

Other features

Filmed in B&W; color; interactive menus; scene access; director's commentary; cast and crew information.