Compare And Contrast Life Is Beautiful And Night

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Comparison and contrast between 'Night' by Elie Wiesel and 'Life is beautiful' by Robert Benigini. 'Night' is a book by Elie Wiesel in which he describes his experience of being sent to the German concentrations camps during the Holocaust. The book starts when he with his family lived in Sighet, an area in Hungary. In addition, German and the Hungarian police set up the ghettos where all Jews lived. This book tells us his story from being setting up the ghettos until the end of the holocaust. 'Life is beautiful' is a film by Robert Benigini based on the Holocaust in the funny version so that the viewers do not get bored. It is a story of Guido who is a young Italian Jew and starts loving a lady. With the help of the funny version of the movie, …show more content…
We know that Guido was married to an Italian but not Jewish while Shlomo was married to Jewish lady. Although being married to a non-Jewish lady, Dora, Guido was sent to the concentration camp. This is a symbol showing that even the people who were married to the non-Jewish lady and their children were not given any kind of benefit and they were sent to the concentration camp as well. Schlomo died sometime before the liberation as he was ill, so SS officers took him one night and he was probably killed but Guido died when he was trying to save his wife and son. We know that the stories of Schlomo and Guido was happened or set during the Holocaust, so Schlomo's story fits more to the history as compare to the Guido's story. This is because Guido was young and was able to work but he died and his wife and son survived who were meant to be killed at the start. So it seems unrealistic that they survived and he died. Comparison and contrast between the camps shown in “Night” and “ Life is Beautiful.” As we compare the camps shown in “Night” and “Life is Beautiful”, we see that in “Life is Beautiful”, guards mostly never speak or mistreat with the prisoner. The prisoners were always shown working on their own and guards just stay near them and watched them

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