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Josh | Joshua Lincoln Oppenheimer
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[on the real-life killers in his documentary] Within minutes of meeting me, they would tell me horrible stories, often boastfully, and would say, 'How about if we go to the place where I killed people, and I will show you how I did it?' And then they would often lament afterwards, 'Oh I should have brought a machete along to use as a prop,' or 'I should have brought friends along who could play ...
His paternal grandfather came from Frankfurt, Germany and his grandmother from Berlin. His grandfather had left Germany before Hitler came to power and was studying in the US. He returned there and was able to rescue some family members, but most of the Oppenheimers were wiped out in the Holocaust.