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1holocaust - Great destruction resulting in the extensive loss of life especially by fire March 20 1941 the Krakow ghetto is liquidated 1942 German oppression spills into Transylvania the Sighet ghetto is liquidated Two seemingly unrelated events in a plethora of death and oppression However both are turning points in two of the most stunningly horrific accounts of the Holocaust Spielbergs Schindlers List and Elie Wiesels Night There are many similarities between the two accounts some of which will be outlined in this paper In Night evil is personified in many ways One of the Jews in a concentration camp says Ive got more faith in Hitler than in anyone else Hes the only one whos kept his promises all his promises to the Jewish people This statement seems to be made from an existentialist point of view almost saying that the only thing in life for certain is death This seems to be comparing Hitler to an evil but God-like figure that has power over the Jews death Hitler at this point in the novel is evil personified to the Jews The SS or more specifically all the Swastika bearing personnel also seem to be an everyday evil for the Jews They are constantly afraid of the SS and it is the SS that separate them from their families with Eight words spoken quietly indifferently without emotion Eight short simple wordsMen to the left Women to the right The exact scene occurred many times during the course of the Holocaust one such occurrence was in the Plaszow concentration camp shown during the movie Schindlers List Schindlers List is Spielbergs award winning masterpiece- a three-hour long epic of the nightmarish holocaust Schindlers List is completely in black and white except for the bookend scenes and the girl with the red coat which adds a sense of despair to the movie almost as if life inside the concentration camps was without happiness or color Another thing
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