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Mein Kampf


117 minutes
Source: Facets

This cinematic document portrays the rise and fall of German fascism and the worldwide destruction that followed in its wake. The story is retold using footage from dozens of sources, including previously untapped German archives. Among the subjects covered are the rise of fascist ideology, German economic chaos after World War I, the beginning of World War II, the extermination of European Jewry, and Hitler's defeat. The first half-hour is an excellent alternative to Hitler: Anatomy of a Dictatorship.

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