the schoolgirl the nazis and the purple triangles
The true story of a young girl's courageous stand against the nazis. Based on the book facing the lion. Ffresh Festival Award Winning untold story of World War 2, looking at the Nazi persecution of Jehovah's Witnesses as seen through the eyes of a schoolgirl. Jehovah's Witnesses were among the first prisoners of concentration camps for their refusal to say "Heil Hitler", join the army, or participate in the Nazi way of life. Based on the book "Facing The Lion" - Memoirs of a Girl in Nazi Europe by Simone Arnold Liebster. Directed by Royal Television Society Award winner Jonny Lewis and Aiden Bloodworth. DVD includes 50 minutes bonus footage.
NTSC DVD version
DVD will play on most USA DVD players as well as most of the Americas, Myanmar, South Korea, Taiwan, Japan, the Philippines, and some Pacific island nations and territories
Randy Johnston - An Expansive Vision
Also available on DVD from Goldmark is Randy Johnston - An Expansive Vision. Our documentary tells the story of one of America's most respected studio potters, Randy Johnston. Set against the backdrop of his picturesque Wisconsin studio, it gives a revealing and moving insight into his artistic journey.
Kicking against his family's desire for him to become a doctor, Johnston tells of his early travels to Japan, meeting the great Shoji Hamada and apprenticing to National Living Treasure, Tatsuzo Shimaoka.
We are also taken on a visit to the Minnesotan studio of his lifelong mentor and friend, 94 year old American legend, Warren MacKenzie.
A deep thinker, Johnston talks about his approach to his working practice and his philosophy on art and teaching.