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  • Film, Video

    Congress of nations /

    "A new and sensational film, which deals in a highly up-to-date manner with the international situation. A magician steps upon the stage carrying a hoop covered with white paper. Then in quick succession the flags of Germany, Russia, Ireland, England and China are brought forth and from each a soldier is produced corresponding with the flag of each nation. The magician adds a bit ...

    • Contributor: Blackton, James Stuart - Smith, Albert E. (albert Edward) - Vitagraph Company of America - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (library of Congress) - Smith, Albert E.
    • Date: 1900
  • Film, Video

    TR's return from Africa, 1910 [2]

    TR returns from his African hunting trip through the countries of Sudan, France, Denmark, Norway, Germany, Great Britain, and finally his reception in New York City. There are views of: 1) his riverboat on the Nile River in Sudan; 2) TR's visit in Paris with French Ambassador Jules Jusserand, Gen. Jean B. Dalstein, American Ambassador Robert Bacon, and Mrs. Bacon; his trip to Issy-les-Moulineaux; ...

    • Contributor: Gentry, Caroline - Manning, Mae V. - Roosevelt, Theodore - Jusserand, J. J. (jean Jules) - Dalstein, Jean - Bacon, Robert - Christian X - Haakon VII - William II - George V ... Gentry, Caroline - Manning, Mae V. - Roosevelt, Theodore - Jusserand, J. J. (jean Jules) - Dalstein, Jean - Bacon, Robert - Christian X - Haakon VII - William II - George V - Arthur - Windsor, Edward - George VI - Alfonso XIII - George I - Manuel II - Frederik VIII - Ferdinand I - Franz Ferdinand - Albert I - Gaynor, William Jay - Vanderbilt, Cornelius - Lodge, Henry Cabot - Loeb, William - Roosevelt Memorial Association. Film Library - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (library of Congress) - Manning, Mae
    • Date: 1925
  • Film, Video

    The Rhine, from Cologne to Coblenz / Catalog Record Only

    A travelog of the Rhine River in Germany, starting at Cologne and proceeding south to Coblenz after passing by Bonn and Oberwesel. The camera is mounted on a moving boat and shows the Hohenzollern Bridge, the Cathedral of Cologne, the Pfalz Castle, and the Kaiser William I memorial, along with scenes of the towns and villages that line the banks of the river.

    • Date: 1910
  • Film, Video

    Valkyrie / Catalog Record Only

    A ring of rebel German army officers attempt to assassinate Adolph Hitler.

    • Date: 2008
  • Film, Video

    Deep sea detectives. Mystery U-boat of World War I / Catalog Record Only

    Explores the site where the World War I German submarine UB-107 was discovered on the floor of the North Sea in 1985 and the mystery behind the wreck of the British steamship "Malvina" that was discovered with the remains of the submarine.

    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video

    Biography. Eva Braun : love and death. Catalog Record Only

    Eva Braun has remained a shadowy, captivating figure since the fall of the Third Reich. Drawing on interviews with those who knew her, including her cousin, her chambermaid and one of Hitler's personal employees, Biography examines the facts and analyzes the speculation to draw a balanced, thoughtful portrait of this enigmatic figure. Home movie footage shot by Eva herself opens a window into the ...

    • Date: 2001
  • Film, Video

    The last days of WWII. June 24-30, 1945, the end in sight / Catalog Record Only

    Truman plans to invade Japan, Moscow celebrates victory, the British destroy the bridge over the River Kwai, and China joins the newly formed United Nations.

    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video

    Helvetica / Catalog Record Only

    A documentary about a typeface? When said typeface is a ubiquitous piece of graphic design, yes. Helvetica--a sans-serif typeface developed in 1957 at the Haas Foundry in Munchenstein, Switzerland--has partisans and detractors, a great number of them graphic designers and theorists, who express their opinions on the famous font. It is seen as neutral and efficient, concise yet inexpressive, purposeful yet not caustic, utilitarian ...

    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video

    Munich / Catalog Record Only

    The story of the secret Israeli squad assigned to track down and assassinate the 11 Palestinians believed to have planned the 1972 Munich massacre of 11 Israeli athletes, and the personal toll this mission of revenge takes on the team and the man who led it.

    • Contributor: Spielberg, Steven - Kennedy, Kathleen - Mendel, Barry - Wilson, Colin - Kushner, Tony - Roth, Eric - Bana, Eric - Craig, Daniel - Hinds, Ciarán - Jonas, George ... Spielberg, Steven - Kennedy, Kathleen - Mendel, Barry - Wilson, Colin - Kushner, Tony - Roth, Eric - Bana, Eric - Craig, Daniel - Hinds, Ciarán - Jonas, George - Universal Pictures (firm) - Dreamworks Pictures - Amblin Entertainment (firm) - Kennedy/Marshall Company - Alliance Atlantis (firm) - Copyright Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video

    Deep sea detectives. Sub war / Catalog Record Only

    Wreckage of the U-2513 submarine is explored off the coast of Key West.

    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video

    Las películas del odio : el cine nazi en guerra contra los judíos Catalog Record Only

    "La serie de television "Las peliculas del odio" no es otra serie sobre la historia del Holocausto, sino un evento interdisciplinario. El evento fue planificado por expertos en historia, sociologia, psicologia, comunicaciones, cine y propaganda, y trata sobre el estereotipo del judio en el cine y la influencia de los medios de comunicacion sobre las masas en la Alemania Nazi, que las condujo al ...

    • Contributor: Gitlis, Baruch - Har Zahav, Pinhas - Cohn, Robert - Lazar, Moshe - Robert Cohn Video & Film Production (firm) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 2008
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    Camera three. Gisela May, reflections on the theater of Brecht / Catalog Record Only

    Gisela May, star of Bertolt Brecht's East German theater, reminisces about the important German playwright and performs short pieces to illustrate his techniques and ideas. Most of this material is in German with English translations or explanations.

    • Date: 1972
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    Die Kinder. Ghosts / Catalog Record Only

    Sidonie finds the house where Stefan and the children have been hiding, but they are gone, having already been tipped off by the German police who are in collaboration with Stefan. She realizes that she is being followed and decides to hire the private detective, Lomax. Unbeknownst to Sidonie, Lomax has also been hired by Karin Müller's mother to find Karin who went underground ...

    • Date: 1991
  • Film, Video

    All quiet on the Western Front / Catalog Record Only

    A young soldier faces profound disillusionment in the horror of World War I. Paul Baumer and his friends, a group of German schoolboys, are pursuaded to enlist by their very patriotic teacher. As they witness the death and mutilation all around them, boyhood ideas about the glory of battle disappear, leaving them angry, frightened, and horrified.

    • Date: 1987
  • Film, Video

    Die Kinder. Revolution recycled / Catalog Record Only

    Stefan is held prisoner. Sidonie takes Karin to a safe place. Lomax realizes that a bomb has been planted at the conference center where Gunther will speak and dismantles it. He arranges a trade--Karin for the children. The deal goes through, but the intelligence officers want Lomax, too. The bomb that Lomax has set explodes in the car, killing Lomax and Bellenberg, the German ...

    • Date: 1991
  • Film, Video

    Desperate journey / Catalog Record Only

    LP11658 PAu1-712-101 (Colorized version) U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.; 26Sep42; LP11658. Minor change version: [Colorized version]. Copyright for minor change version: Turner Entertainment Co. NM: colorization. DCR 1991; REG 10Sep92; PAu1-712-101. Director of photography, Bert Glennon ; film editor, Rudi Fehr ; music by Max Steiner. Errol Flynn, Ronald Reagan, Nancy Coleman, Raymond Massey. Colorized version made by Turner Entertainment Co. ...

    • Date: 1942
  • Film, Video

    In defence of our dreams. Catalog Record Only

    Series: includes lectures by various scholars and activists, and two documentaries. Examines multiple issues from Indian history, civics, gender issues and politics that are being dictated by caste and religion-based agendas. Demonstrates how such issues led to Gujarat riots in 2002 and discusses what needs to be done to prevent it from happening again. On this disc is the documentary, Zulmatoṃ̄ ke daura meṃ̄ ...

    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video

    The march of time. Inside Nazi Germany / Catalog Record Only

    Called "the first commercially released anti-Nazi American motion picture"; includes raw footage shot in Germany, and re-enactments of military training, propaganda, censoring mail, listening to Hitler on radio, political prisoners, and concentration camps. American pro-Nazi, Fritz Kuhn also appears.

    • Date: 1938
  • Film, Video

    Sophie Scholl, the final days / Catalog Record Only

    The true story of Germany's most famous anti-Nazi heroine, Sophie Scholl, the fearless activist of the underground student resistance group, The White Rose. The last six days of Sophie Scholl's life are dramatized, from arrest to interrogation, trial, and sentence in 1943 Munich. Unwavering in her convictions and loyalty to her comrades, her cross-examination by the Gestapo quickly escalates into a searing test of ...

    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video

    Martin Luther / Catalog Record Only

    PA0001338991 U.S. Copyright Office Narrator: Liam Neeson. Sources used: video container; Copyright catalog online; Copyright data sheet; Internet Movie database, viewed May 5, 2010.

    • Date: 2003
  • Film, Video

    Three comrades / Catalog Record Only

    LP8065 PA586-499 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Loew's, Inc.; 26May38; LP8065. Minor change version: [Colorized version]. -- United States : Turner Entertainment Co., 1991. Copyright for minor change version: [Claimant, DCR, and REG unknown] PUB 10Nov91; PA586-499. Copyright for minor change version on video: Turner Entertainment Co. ; 1991. Music by Franz Waxman ; photographed by Joseph Ruttenberg ; film editor, Frank Sullivan ; montage ...

    • Date: 1938
  • Film, Video

    Requiem for sportsmen. Catalog Record Only

    Examines murder of 11 Israeli athletes taken hostage during 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, Germany.

    • Date: 199?
  • Film, Video

    Ḳehilot Shpayer, Ṿorms, Mints / Catalog Record Only

    This documentary presents the history of the Jewish communities of Speyer, Worms and Mainz in Germany during the Middle Ages.

    • Date: 1980
  • Film, Video

    Donkey-lettuce. Catalog Record Only

    An adaptation of the fairy tale by the Grimm brothers about a pair of magical objects--a head of lettuce that transforms its consumer into a braying donkey and a blackbird's tailfeather that daily produces a piece of gold for its lucky owner. For elementary grades.

    • Date: 1974
  • Film, Video

    Displaced! : miracle at St. Ottilien / Catalog Record Only

    Two US Army privates, Edward Herman and Robert Hilliard, in World War II keep Dachau and Buchenwald survivors alive following the Liberation. They mount a heroic effort to raise society's consciousness of the tragic situation of the refugees.

    • Date: 2002