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Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Death of Hannah Senesh (2008)

The story of Hannah Senesh, a Hungarian poet who was captured by the Nazis, while trying to rescue Jews in WWII.

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Peter Hay ...
Himself - Senesh Biographer
Judy Baumel-Schwartz ...
Herself - Bar-Ilan University
Michael Berenbaum ...
Himself - Holocaust Scholar
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Himself - President of Israel
Martin Gilbert ...
Himself - Historian (as Sir Martin Gilbert)
Márta Ozoray ...
Herself - Hannah's Classmate
Magda Csécsy ...
Herself - Hannah's Classmate
Dina Schechman ...
Herself - Kibbutz Sdot-Yam
Eitan Senesh ...
Himself - Hannah's Nephew / Giora Senesh's Son
David Senesh ...
Himself - Hannah's Nephew / Giora Senesh's Son
Aharon Megged ...
Himself - Author & Kibbitz Sdot-Yam Member
Surika Braverman ...
Herself - Parachutist
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Himself - Institute of History, H.A.S. (as László Ritter)
Reuven Dafni ...
Himself - Parachutist, Final Interview, 2005
Judith Charody ...
Herself - Catherine's Cellmate
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The story of Hannah Senesh, a Hungarian poet who was captured by the Nazis, while trying to rescue Jews in WWII.

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Opening Weekend USA:

$3,316, 1 February 2009, Limited Release

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$17,655, 15 February 2009
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