Council of the Gods

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Council of the Gods

Council of the Gods

Release Date: May 12, 1950

Year    :   1950
Slogan    :   «»
Genres    :   Drama
Production Companies    :   DEFA
Director    :   Kurt Maetzig
Producers    :   
Writers    :   Friedrich Wolf, Philipp Gecht
RunTime    :   110 mins.

Based on testimony from the Nuremberg Trials, this East German drama explores the collusion between international corporations and Nazi scientists. Considering himself politically neutral, a chemist remains silent when his company creates the gas that kills millions of prisoners in concentration camps. This vintage film was used as propaganda for the new German Democratic Republic.




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