Wagner's Jews

Wagner's Jews

Who were they? What brought them to Wagner, and what brought him to them? These questions are at the heart of Hilan Warshaw’s documentary Wagner’s Jews, the first film to focus on Wagner’s complex personal […]

Vivan Las Antipodas

Vivan Las Antipodas

What is the shortest route between Entre Ríos in Argentina and the Chinese metropolis Shanghai? Simply a straight line through the center of the earth, since the two places are antipodes: they are located diametrically […]

The Unknown Soldier

The Unknown Soldier

The Wehrmacht Exhibition, shown in eleven major German cities between 1999 and 2004, challenged people of Germany to rethink what their fathers and grandfathers did during WWII. The crimes against humanity committed by the Nazi […]

Hitler: A Career

Hitler: A Career

How did a provincial rabble-rouser from Austria rise to become Germany’s messianic Fuhrer? Why did Germans from all walks of life embraace the fascist Nazi philosophy and willingly folllow Hitler into a titanic conflict and […]

Silent Wings: The American Glider Pilots of WWII

Silent Wings: The American Glider Pilots of WWII

From the early race to build gliders to the D-Day invasion at Normandy and Nazi Germany’s final surrender, “Silent Wings: The American Glider Pilots of WWII” narrated by Hal Holbrook, reveals the critical role gliders […]

Bonhoeffer

Bonhoeffer

Why did the German Church embrace Hitler and the Nazi Party?  And what was a good German, a deeply religious and pacifist man, to do about it?  Dietrich Bonhoeffer was a young German theologian who […]

Henri Cartier-Bresson: Collector's Edition

Henri Cartier-Bresson: Collector's Edition

Henri Cartier-Bresson may be considered the father of modern photojournalism, but he was not solely a photographer. Several documentaries he shot between the 1930s and the 1970s bear witness to his affection for the cinema, […]

The Restless Conscience

The Restless Conscience

Nominated for the Best Documentary Academy Award® (1992), THE RESTLESS CONSCIENCE documents a little-known story of the Holocaust—the resistance to Hitler within Nazi Germany—illuminating crucial issues of conscience and will.