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Leo Hurwitz (1909–1991)

Leo Hurwitz was born on June 23, 1909 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He was a director and writer, known for Dialogue with a Woman Departed (1981), Native Land (1942) and Strange Victory (1948). He was married to Peggy Lawson and Jane Dudley. He died on January 4, 1991 in New York City, New York. See full bio »

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Native Land
Native Land Director
Strange Victory
Strange Victory Director
Eichmann Trial
Eichmann Trial Director


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 1981 Dialogue with a Woman Departed (Documentary)
 1966 The Sun and Richard Lippold (Video documentary short)
 1961 Eichmann Trial (TV Movie documentary)
 1956 The Museum and the Fury (Documentary)
 1948 Strange Victory (Documentary)
 1942 Native Land
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Leo T. Hurwitz

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Directed footage of Adolf Eichmann's trial; the proceedings were shown on Lamp Unto My Feet (1948).

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