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Triumph of the will / Synapse Films ; produced on behalf of the Führer ; designed by Leni Riefenstahl = hergestellt im auftrage des Führers ; gestaltet von Leni Riefenstahl.

Riefenstahl, Leni (Director). Santoro, Anthony R., 1939- (Added Author). Film Preserve, Ltd. (Added Author). Synapse Films (Firm : Novi, Mich.) (Added Author).
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New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle DVD DOCUMENTARY TRIU (Text) 39231032940211 Audiovisual Collection Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Special ed.
  • Publisher: Bloomington, IL : Synapse Films, [2006]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Hergeltelt im Auftrage des Führers = Commissioned by order of the Fuhrer."
Originally produced as a documentary in 1935; new edition c2000.
"2005 digitally re-mastered windowboxed transfer from a 35mm fine grain element"--Container.
Formatted Contents Note:
Overture -- Flying to Nuremberg -- Motorcade -- Night rally -- Youth encampment -- Farmer's march -- Labor front men -- Congress Hall of the N.S.D.A.P. -- Reich Labor Service review -- Viktor Lutze -- Hitler Youth rally -- Reichswehr review -- Night rally of political leaders -- SA and SS review -- Grand review of the N.S.D.A.P. -- Liebstandarte bodyguards -- Closing ceremonies -- N.S.D.A.P. Hymn.
Special features: Optional audio commentary by historian, Dr. Anthony R. Santoro ; Tag der Freiheit = Day of freedom (17 min.) [a short film by Leni Riefenstahl, n.d.].
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Chief cameraman, Sepp Allgeier ; editor, Leni Riefenstahl ; musical score, Herbert Windt ; technical director, Walter Traut ; [special edition] general editor and historical consultant Anthony R. Santoro.
Summary, etc.:
This film, commissioned by Adolf Hitler to record the 1934 Nazi party rally in Nuremberg, is the "most powerful piece of propaganda ever produced". Included are many scenes of gatherings, marches, and parades. The viewer will also hear speeches given by Hitler, Goering, Goebbels, and Hess as well as samples of monumental architecture designed by Albert Speer.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD ; NTSC, Region 0 ; mono ; Dolby digital audio ; dual-layer disc.
Language Note:
In German ; optional English subtitles available on main feature only.
Subject: Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945.
Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiter-Partei.
Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiter-Partei. Reichsparteitag (6th : 1934 : Nuremberg, Germany)
Propaganda, German.
Germany > History > 1933-1945.
Germany > Politics and government > 1933-1945.
Genre: Propaganda films.

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