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CUNY TV - The Fatal Dilemma: The Jewish Council of Amsterdam 1941-1943"

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(1995, documentary/The Netherlands, English voice-over, 63 min.) Co-produced with TROS TV (Netherlands) and BRT (Belgium). Prod./ Distrib.: Willy Lindwer, AVA Productions, The Netherlands. The dramatic story of Mr. Abraham Ascher and Professor David Cohen, the leaders of the Jewish community of Amsterdam. They became the heads of the Jewish Council in 1941 and became instruments in the hands of the Nazis and their murderous policy in deporting the Dutch Jews.