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Peter Scholl-Latour (1924–2014)

Peter Scholl-Latour was born on March 9, 1924 in Bochum, Germany as Peter Roman Scholl-Latour. He was a writer and director, known for Peter Scholl-Latour berichtet (1971), Frankreichs Herz schlägt links (1965) and Lothringer Kreuz und Halbmond - Frankreichs Stellung in Nahost (1966). He was married to Eva Schwinges and Gertrud Knies. He died... See full bio »

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 2010 Das Ende der weißen Weltherrschaft (TV Mini-Series documentary) (2 episodes)
 2008 Zwischen den Fronten - Die neuen Achsen der Macht (TV Series documentary) (2 episodes)
- Die Rache Gottes (2008)
 2004 Amerikas Trauma - Von Saigon bis Bagdad (TV Movie documentary)
 2003 Kampf dem Terror - Kampf dem Islam? (TV Mini-Series documentary) (3 episodes)
 2002 Afrikanische Totenklage (TV Mini-Series documentary) (2 episodes)
 1993 Unter Kreuz und Knute - Russische Schicksalsstunden (TV Mini-Series documentary)
 1991 Den Gottlosen die Hölle (TV Mini-Series documentary) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1991)
- Episode #1.2 (1991)
- Episode #1.1 (1991)
 1987 Der Ritt auf dem Drachen (TV Series documentary)
 1978 Unsere Nachbarn, die Franzosen (TV Series documentary)
 1973 Blickpunkt (TV Series documentary) (3 episodes)
 1971 Frankreichs schwarze Erben (TV Movie documentary)
 1970 Frankreich nach de Gaulle (TV Movie documentary)
 1969 Das Lächeln von Reims (TV Movie documentary)
 1969 Der biblische Krieg (TV Movie documentary)
 1969 Entdeckungsreise über den Kanal (TV Movie documentary) (co-writer)
 1968 Vietnam - Herbst 68 (TV Movie documentary)
 1967 Krieg mit vielen Fronten (TV Movie documentary)
 1966 Reise in die Gegenwart (TV Movie documentary)
 1966 Robert Schuman zum Gedenken (TV Movie documentary)
 1966 Nach dem Konzil - Die Kirchen des Orients (TV Movie documentary)
 1965 Frankreichs Herz schlägt links (TV Movie documentary)
 1964 Die Rächer Lumumbas: Eine Kongo-Reportage (TV Movie documentary)
 1963 Robert Schuman - Europäer von Geburt (TV Movie documentary)
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Dr. Peter Scholl-Latour | Dr. phil. Peter Scholl-Latour | Prof. Peter Scholl-Latour

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In his book Living with France, he gives account of how, after France was liberated from German occupation in 1944, he chose to sign up with the French army. Since he failed to reach French controlled territory at Metz, he decided to join Tito's Partisan army, but was arrested in the region of Steiermark in Austria and subsequently put in a Gestapo prison. After he was freed, Scholl-Latour was a ... See more »


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