a chronicle of GermanyDVD - 2005 | German
A fictional chronicle of life in Germany, from 1919 to 1982, as reflected in the fluctuating fortunes of the members of one family, initially peasant-farmers, in the fictitious village of Schachbach in the Rhineland. An extraordinary succession of mostly ordinary events and characters--history seen from ground level--vividly acted by a huge cast of both professional and nonprofessional actors.
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Facets Video, c2005
Branch Call Number: DVD HEIMAT
Characteristics: 6 videodiscs (ca. 941 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (31 p. ; 18 cm.)