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Martin Luther [electronic resource].

MacGinnis, Niall, 1913-1977 (Actor). Carrell, Annette. (Actor). Hunter, Alistair. (Actor). Pichel, Irving, 1891-1954 (Director). Sloane, Allan. (Screenwriter). Wolfe, Lothar. (Screenwriter). Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901 Forza del destino. Sinfonia. (Added Author). Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901 Inno delle nazioni. (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author). Niall MacGinnis, Annette Carrell, Alistair Hunter. (Cast).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 105 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States]: Lutheran Church Productions , 1953.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Irving Pichel.
Participant or Performer Note:
Niall MacGinnis, Annette Carrell, Alistair Hunter.
Summary, etc.:
The dramatic black and white classic film of Martin Luther's life made in the 1950's. This film was originally released in theaters worldwide and nominated for an Academy Award. A magnificent depiction of Luther and the forces at work in the surrounding society that resulted in his historic reforming efforts. This film traces Martin Luther's life from a guilt-burdened monk to his eventual break with the Roman Church. This film, in spite of its age, continues to be a popular resource to introduce Martin Luther's life.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Luther, Martin, 1483-1546 > Drama.
Michelangelo Buonarroti, 1475-1564.
Toscanini, Arturo, 1867-1957.

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