Heir to an Execution: A Granddaughter's Story
Cast & Crew
As the the eldest granddaughter of executed traitors Ethel and Julius Rosenberg, filmmaker embarks on a quest to understand who her grandparents were and how this could have happened to her family. What choices were the Rosenbergs faced with and what did they die for? What is "guilt" and what is "innocence?" And finally, how do these questions affect a family legacy?
Wendy Jo Cohen
Eric S Davies
Aired in United States June 2004
Aired in United States on Video/DVD September 14, 2004
Aired in United States September 14, 2004
Aired in USA on HBO June 2004.
Shown at Sundance Film Festival (Documentary Competition) January 15-25, 2004.
Shown at Tribeca Film Festival May 1-9, 2004.
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