The Nazi Officer's Wife ()

directed by Liz Garbus
featuring Susan Sarandon, Julia Ormond, Edith Hahn Beer, Angela Schluter

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Filmmaker Liz Garbus (The Farm: Angola, USA) documents the extraordinary story of Edith Hahn in The Nazi Officer's Wife. Using old newsreel footage, personal photos, and interviews with Hahn, her daughter Angela, and various acquaintances, with narration by Susan Sarandon and Julia Ormond (who reads excerpts from Hahn's autobiography), the film explores how Hahn, a Jewish woman living in Vienna during the Nazi takeover of Austria, survived. The film begins the tale with Hahn's childhood, including her education, the death ...

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BD0407

Feb 4, 2012

A GOOD MOVIE. NICE TO HAVE THIS AS A COMPANION ITEM TO THE BOOK BY EDITH HAHN BEER. THE PHOTOS ARE NICE AND PROPERLY PLACED IN THE TEXT.

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