“If you collect all the coronavirus from the entire world, whoever it is infected, if you bring them all together and it will not be more than two grams. So, you took two gram of virus to kind of slow down this planet.”
Her films still stand out as important documents in the history of directing skills. Now German filmmaker and author Nina Gladitz has spent decades working to destroy this myth. By countless documents it can be revealed, that Leni Riefenstahl was in fact, not only an anti-Semitic Nazi follower - but was herself a perpetrator.
When US troops conquer Nazi Germany from the West in March 1945, they are followed by camera teams that document the defeated and occupied country. The special feature: they shoot in 16mm colour. The result is unique film footage of the destroyed cities and their inhabitants, but also depressing pictures of the victims of terror and the policy of annihilation.