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The wonderful, horrible life of Leni Riefenstahl

Author: Ray MüllerLeni RiefenstahlHans-Jürgen PanitzJacques de ClercqDimitri de ClercqAll authors
Publisher: New York, NY : Kino on Video ; Chatsworth, CA : distributed by Image Entertainment, 1998.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : GermanView all editions and formats
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At the heart of this film is the question of whether Leni Riefenstahl was a Nazi, as her detractors claim, or whether she was the victim of society-- a naive, young woman who made Triumph des Willens on assignment, and simply did a very good job. This film does not judge, and Riefenstahl (a fiesty 90 during production) is genuine in her protest. Or has the passage of 50-plus years simply rewritten history in her  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Biographical films
Nonfiction films
Feature films
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Interviews
Named Person: Leni Riefenstahl; Leni Riefenstahl; Leni Riefenstahl
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ray Müller; Leni Riefenstahl; Hans-Jürgen Panitz; Jacques de Clercq; Dimitri de Clercq; Waldemar Januszczak; Ulrich Bassenge; Kino International Corporation.; Omega Film (Firm); Nomad Films.; Channel Four (Great Britain); Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen.; Image Entertainment (Firm)
OCLC Number: 41464443
Language Note: In German and English with English subtitles.
Notes: Originally produced as a German documentary in 1993.
Credits: Producers, Hans-Jurgen Panitz, Jacques de Clerq, Dimitri de Clercq, Waldemar Januszczak, Hans-Peter Kochenrath ; camera, Walter A. Franke, Michel Baudour, Jürgen Martin, Ulrich Jaenchen ; editors, Beate Köster, Vera Dubsikova ; music, Ulrich Bassenge and Wolfgang Neumann.
Performer(s): With: Leni Riefenstahl, Walter Frentz, Horst Kettner, Guzzi Lantschner, Ray Müller, Luis Trenker.
Description: 1 videodisc (188 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC.
Contents: Photographic memories --
Discovering the movies --
'The Sacred Mountain' (1926) --
'The Big Leap' (1927) --
'The While Hell of Pitz Palü' (1929) --
'The Blue Light' (1932) --
"I hadn't even heard of Hitler" --
'S.O.S. Iceberg' (1933) --
Minister Goebbels --
Sieg des Glaubens (1933) --
"What was my responsibility?" --
'Olympia' (1938) --
400 km of film --
Kristallnacht --
'Tiefland' (1954) --
"All our ideals were shattered" --
The Nuba --
Fascist aesthetic --
A refuge undersea --
"Being sorry isn't enough."
Other Titles: Macht der Bilder--Leni Riefenstahl
Responsibility: a co-production of Omega Film, Nomad Films, Channel 4, Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen ; writer and director, Ray Müller.

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At the heart of this film is the question of whether Leni Riefenstahl was a Nazi, as her detractors claim, or whether she was the victim of society-- a naive, young woman who made Triumph des Willens on assignment, and simply did a very good job. This film does not judge, and Riefenstahl (a fiesty 90 during production) is genuine in her protest. Or has the passage of 50-plus years simply rewritten history in her mind? Viewers must judge for themselves.

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