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Hors Série (1998 TV Series)
Episode: La chaconne d'Auschwitz (1999)
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The Liberation of Auschwitz (1986 Documentary)
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This chilling, vitally important documentary was produced to mark the 40th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz Concentration Camp... (60 mins.)
 
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Auschwitz: The Nazis and the 'Final Solution' (2005 Mini-Series)
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The history of the Final Solution phase of the Nazi Holocaust, particularly with the most infamous of the death camps. (285 mins.)
 
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Genocide (1982 Documentary)
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A chilling, heartbreaking testament to the strength and suffering of the Jewish people and the courage and heroism of those who came to their aid... (90 mins.)
 
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Lodz Ghetto (1988 Documentary)
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The Polish city of Lodz was under Nazi occupation for nearly the entire duration of WWII. The segregation of the Jewish population into the ghetto... (103 mins.)
 
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Hôtel Terminus (1988 Documentary)
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A documentary about Klaus Barbie, the Gestapo chief of Lyon, and his life after the war. (267 mins.)
Director: Marcel Ophüls
 
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My Enemy's Enemy (2007 Documentary)
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A look at the history of one-time Gestapo commander Klaus Barbie, infamously known as "The Butcher of... (87 mins.)
Director: Kevin Macdonald
 
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The Fatal Attraction of Adolf Hitler (1989 Documentary)
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Documentary seeks to answer why the majority of the German people were so willing to follow Hitler, even as he led them into war. (120 mins.)
 
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Triumph of the Will (1935 Documentary)
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The infamous propaganda film of the 1934 Nazi Party rally in Nuremberg, Germany. (114 mins.)
 
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The Goebbels Experiment (2005 Documentary)
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Through archival footage and dramatic readings of his personal writings, the life of Nazi Germany's Propaganda Minister, Josef Goebbels, is examined. (108 mins.)
 
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Mein Kampf (1960 Documentary)
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"Mein Kampf" presents the raising and fall of the Third Reich, showing mainly the destruction of Poland and the life Hitler... (111 mins.)
Director: Erwin Leiser
 
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Hitler, a Career (1977 Documentary)
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This meticuously assembled fim dissects the Third Reich with a keen analytical blade, charting Hitler's improbable rise, his mastery of imagery and crowd psychology, and his consummate skill in exploiting the weakness in others. (150 mins.)
 
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The Nazis: A Warning from History (1997 Mini-Series)
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An examination of how a cultured people could have allowed Hitler's rise to power. (292 mins.)
Director: Laurence Rees
 
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Aftermath: The Remnants of War (2001 Documentary)
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This overview of the horrors of 20th century war reminds us that war does not end when peace treaties are signed and the soldiers have gone home. (74 mins.)
Director: Daniel Sekulich
 
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I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal (2007 Documentary)
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A documentary on the Austrian-Jewish architectural engineer who became a Nazi hunter after surviving the Holocaust. (105 mins.)
Director: Richard Trank
 
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Night and Fog (1956 Documentary)
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The history of Nazi Germany's death camps of the Final Solution and the hellish world of dehumanization and death contained inside. (32 mins.)
Director: Alain Resnais
 
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The Restless Conscience: Resistance to Hitler Within Germany 1933-1945 (1992 Documentary)
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In 1944, at least 170 German citizens were brought to trial and convicted as participants in a plot to assassinate Adolf Hitler... (113 mins.)
 
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Truth & Conviction (2002 Documentary)
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Three German teenagers succesfully defy the Gestapo. (60 mins.)
Director: Matt Whitaker
 
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The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich (1968 Documentary)
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"The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich" exposes the darkest chapter in history, from Adolf Hitler's rise... (180 mins.)
Director: Jack Kaufman
 
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The Third Reich, in Color (1998 Documentary)
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Most of what we know about World War II comes from monochromatic images and pictures. But this documentary... (105 mins.)
Director: Michael Kloft
 
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The Himmler Project (2000 Documentary)
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The speech of Heinrich Himmler, held on Oct. 4th, 1943 in front of 92 SS generals at the castle Posen, read by Manfred Zapatka. (182 mins.)
 
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Swastika (1974 Documentary)
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The Nazification of Germany from 1933 to 1945 told through a compilation of Nazi footage, newsreels, propaganda films and Eva Braun's home movies. (113 mins.)
Director: Philippe Mora
 
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A Film Unfinished (2010 Documentary)
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A film about an unfinished film which portrays the people behind and before the camera in the Warsaw Ghetto, exposing the extent of the cinematic manipulation forever changing the way we look at historic images. (88 mins.)
Director: Yael Hersonski
 
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Survivors of the Holocaust (1996 Documentary)
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This documentary blends personal accounts of what happened before, during and after WWII. One testimony... (70 mins.)
Director: Allan Holzman
 
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Fighter (2000 Documentary)
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Filmmaker Amir Bar-Lev follows two Czech Holocaust survivors, Jan Weiner and Arnost Lustig, as they revisit Terezin, a labor camp where Arnost was interned for five years and Jan's mother was murdered. (91 mins.)
Director: Amir Bar-Lev
 
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Paragraph 175 (2000 Documentary)
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Historian Klaus Müller interviews survivors of the Nazi persecution of homosexuals because of the German Penal Code of 1871, Paragraph 175. (81 mins.)
 
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I Only Wanted to Live (2006 Documentary)
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9 Italian Auschwitz survivors tell their moving stories of deportation, separation, suffering, survival and final liberation... (75 mins.)
 
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Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport (2000 Documentary)
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The secret smuggling of 9,300 Jewish children out of Nazi-occupied Germany in the late 1930s. (122 mins.)
 
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My Private War (1990 Documentary)
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Late in the 1980s, two documentary film makers found six German men, all in their 60s and 70s, who had... (90 mins.)
 
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The Battle of Russia (1943 Documentary)
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Documentary revealing the nature and process of the fight between the Soviet Union and Germany in the Second World War. (83 mins.)