Independent Lens

A Mystery Unravels from a Reel of Film

Preview: Season 12 | 1m 59s

This haunting film about a film examines a classic Nazi propaganda film used by historians for decades to provide insight into the realities of life in the Warsaw Ghetto in 1942. The recent discovery of a second reel in an East German archive has thrown the veracity and intent of the Ghetto footage into question.

Aired: 05/03/11

Rating: TV-PG

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