Hitler - A Film from Germany (1977)

Review: Hitler - A Film from Germany (1977)

Director: Hans-J├╝rgen Syberberg

Cast: Harry Baer, Heinz Schubert, Peter Kern, Hellmut Lange, Rainer von Artenfels,

Harry Baer
Harry Baer
Heinz Schubert
Heinz Schubert
Peter Kern
Peter Kern
Hellmut Lange
Hellmut Lange
Rainer von Artenfels
Rainer von Artenfels

Plot: Documentary film that examines the rise and fall of the Third Reich, incorporating puppetry, rear-screen projection, and a Wagnerian score into a singular epic vision. The director, who grew up under Nazi tyranny, ruminates on good and evil and the rest of humanity's complicity in the horrors of the holocaust.

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Listmania redux: The Greatest Documentaries of All Time, part two

Listmania redux: The Greatest Documentaries of All Time, part two

Although the idea of creating lists of the “best” is always problematic, the attempt often provides the impetus to think about and reevaluate our own likes, dislikes and judgements. The recent Sight & Sound list of “the […]

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