About the film
Prisoner of Paradise
Release Date: March 07, 2003
|Slogan||:||«The startling true story of a Jewish director ordered to make a propaganda film for the Nazis.»|
|Production Companies||:||Media Verite, Cafe Productions, BBC, HISTORY TELEVISION, Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), U5 Filmproduktion|
|Director||:||Stuart Sender, Malcolm Clarke|
|Producers||:||Jake Eberts, André Singer, Christopher Eberts, Stuart Sender, Malcolm Clarke, David Eberts, Karl-Eberhard Schäfer, Marion Schmidt, Marion Schmidt, Jamie Gilcig, Jamie Gilcig, Mark Rau|
The film tells the true story of Kurt Gerron, a German-Jewish cabaret and film actor in the 1920s and 1930s who was sent to the Theresienstadt concentration camp where he was commanded to write and direct a Nazi propaganda film.