After the liberation of Buchenwald, images of children who survived the Nazi concentration camp went around the world. There were over 900 children, many over them under 14 - a rare exception in the murderous camp system. These children only survived because someone in Buchenwald was protecting them from the terror of the SS. Someone in a position of power and authority in the camp. But who?
Also available in 30 min. German version
With stunning 3-D animations and newly found footage, this doc contrasts Communist legends of inmate resistance and the historical record of Buchenwald camp - and shows how hard it was to preserve human decency and dignity in the face of SS terror.
|Original Title||Buchenwald - Heldenmythos und Lagerwirklichkeit|
Saxonia Entertainment for MDR
|Year Of Production||2015|
|Country Of Origin||Germany|
|Language Versions||German [OV],English [DUB]|
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