The Wall (Lampell)

by  Millard Lampell, John Hersey

Full Length Play, Melodrama  /  33m or f

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The Wall (Lampell)

by  Millard Lampell John Hersey

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    33m or f

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The story of Jews in occupied Poland. First they are forced into a ghetto, and then to Auschwitz. It's a colorful pageant of Jewish life, showing various families and individuals, and their reactions to the pitiless turns of the screw. Some are even apostates and traitors. Others remain staunch, however, even under whippings, torturings, and killings. They form an underground for an escape through the sewers of the city, and thus begins another exodus.
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"Combines shattering power with searing compassion." - N.Y. Times.

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Millard Lampell

Millard Lampell, a screenwriter, novelist and songwriter who survived blacklisting to become an award-winning television writer, was a socially conscious writer who communicated in every medium he could: books, songs, public speaking, movies, theatre and television. He wrote about unions and nuclear wa ...

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John Hersey

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