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Black Box BRD (2001)

Wolfgang Grams, RAF terrorist, killed in a police shoot out in 1993 was thought to be part of the 1989 murder of high placed banker Alfred Herrhausen. This documentary interviews people ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Pater Augustinus Pater Augustinus ... Himself
Roswitha Bleith-Bendieck Roswitha Bleith-Bendieck ... Herself
Paul Brand Paul Brand ... Himself
Rolf E. Breuer Rolf E. Breuer ... Himself (as Dr. Rolf E. Breuer)
Gerd Böh Gerd Böh ... Himself
Matthias Dittmer Matthias Dittmer ... Himself
Albert Eisenach Albert Eisenach ... Himself
Irene Eisenach Irene Eisenach ... Herself
Michael Endres Michael Endres ... Himself
Thomas R. Fischer Thomas R. Fischer ... Himself
Rainer Grams Rainer Grams ... Himself
Ruth Grams Ruth Grams ... Herself
Werner Grams Werner Grams ... Himself
Wolfgang Grams Wolfgang Grams ... Himself (archive footage)
Wolfgang Grundmann Wolfgang Grundmann ... Himself
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Wolfgang Grams, RAF terrorist, killed in a police shoot out in 1993 was thought to be part of the 1989 murder of high placed banker Alfred Herrhausen. This documentary interviews people close to Herrhausen and Grams showing what made them the people they became. Written by James Johnson <jjrye22@hotmail.com>

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Der Kampf ist vorbei, die Wunden sind offen.

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Official Sites:

Zero Film [Germany]

Country:

Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

24 May 2001 (Germany) See more »

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Black Box Germany See more »

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Austria See more »

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Dolby SR

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1.66 : 1
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lecture in german history
30 May 2001 | by tknoSee all my reviews

if you want to learn something about german post-war history, maybe this documentary movie is the best way to achieve that. the director succeeds in connecting the events that happened in the years succeeding to "1968" - especially the so-called terrorism - to the pre-history of nazism in the time before 1945, a history that had a major impact on germany till at least 89 and maybe even beyond. note thet the father of wolfgang grams was a member of the "WAFFEN-SS", one of the most notorious institutions of the "third reich". and herrhausen as a child was trained at first in the "hitler-jugend". with all the differences among the two men, there's one thing they have in common : in the end both of them were loosers or at least felt that way.


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