Triumph of the will, & Olympia

Triumph of the will, & Olympia

the films of Leni Riefenstahl, Adolph Hitler's Nazi film-maker

DVD - 2010 | German
Rate this:
Triumph des Willens, 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.
Olympia is a documentary of the 1936 Olympic games held in Berlin. The first Olympics documentary film ever made, often viewed as propaganda. The film was made using groundbreaking cinematic techniques such as cranes, tracking rails, and multiple cameras. It stands as a monument not only to the Olympics, but to the art of film-making. Time Magazine called Olympia one of the top 100 movies of all time.
Publisher: Eugene, OR : Timeless Media Group, 2010
ISBN: 9780741131461
Branch Call Number: DVD GERMAN 943.086 TRIUMPH 2DISCS
Characteristics: 2 videodiscs : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.


Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number


Subject Headings


Find it at SCCLD

To Top