The Wonderful, Horrible Life Of Leni Riefenstahl

  • 1993
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Biography, Documentary, Historical

There are two schools of thought on Leni Riefenstahl--the dominant one, following Siegfried Kracauer and Susan Sontag, sees her as a committed Nazi propagandist whose "fascist aesthetic" pervades all her work; the other, assiduously promoted by Riefenstahl herself, wants to redeem her as "pure" filmmaker, victim of circumstances, and feminist pioneer. more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Producer (5 Credits)
Dimitri DeClercq
Hans-Jurgen Panitz
Hans-Peter Kochenrath
Jacques DeClercq
Waldemar Janusczak
Cinematographer (5 Credits)
Jurgen Martin
Michel Baudour
Ulrich Jaenchen
Walter A. Franke
Editor (3 Credits)
Beate Koster
Stefan Mothes
Vera Dubsikova
Musical Composer (2 Credits)
Ulrich Bassenge
Wolfgang Neumann

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