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Uniform Title Triumph des Willens (Motion picture)
Title Triumph des Willens : das Dokument vom Reichsparteitag, 1934 = Triumph of the will. / Synapse Films ; hergestellt im auftrage des Führers ; gestaltet von Leni Riefenstahl = produced on behalf of the Führer ; designed by Leni Riefenstahl.

Publication Info. Bloomington, IL : Synapse Films, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Balcony  AV DVD 943.086 T839T    In-Library Use Only
Edition Special ed.
Description 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD ; NTSC, Region 0 ; mono ; Dolby digital audio ; dual-layer disc.
Note "Hergeltelt im Auftrage des Führers = Commissioned by order of the Fuhrer."
Credits Chief cameraman, Sepp Allgeier ; editor, Leni Riefenstahl ; musical score, Herbert Windt ; technical director, Walter Traut ; [special edition] general editor and historical consultant Anthony R. Santoro.
Note Originally produced as a documentary in 1935; new edition c2000.
Audience Not rated.
Contents Overture -- Flying to Nuremberg -- Motorcade -- Night rally -- Youth encampment -- Farmer's march -- Labor front men -- Congress Hall of the N.S.D.A.P. -- Reich Labor Service review -- Viktor Lutze -- Hitler Youth rally -- Reichswehr review -- Night rally of political leaders -- SA and SS review -- Grand review of the N.S.D.A.P. -- Liebstandarte bodyguards -- Closing ceremonies -- N.S.D.A.P. Hymn.
Special features: Optional audio commentary by historian, Dr. Anthony R. Santoro ; Tag der Freiheit = Day of freedom (17 min.) [a short film by Leni Riefenstahl, n.d.].
Note "2005 digitally re-mastered windowboxed transfer from a 35mm fine grain element"--Container.
Summary This film, commissioned by Adolf Hitler to record the 1934 Nazi party rally in Nuremberg, is the "most powerful piece of propaganda ever produced". Included are many scenes of gatherings, marches, and parades. The viewer will also hear speeches given by Hitler, Goering, Goebbels, and Hess as well as samples of monumental architecture designed by Albert Speer.
Language In German ; optional English subtitles available on main feature only.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945.
Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiter-Partei.
Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiter-Partei. Reichsparteitag (6th : 1934 : Nuremberg, Germany)
Germany -- History -- 1933-1945.
Germany -- Politics and government -- 1933-1945.
Propaganda, German.
Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945. (OCoLC)fst00034591
Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiter-Partei. (OCoLC)fst00532681
Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiter-Partei. Reichsparteitag. (OCoLC)fst00628189
Politics and government (OCoLC)fst01919741
Propaganda, German. (OCoLC)fst01079026
Germany. (OCoLC)fst01210272
Chronological Term 1933 - 1945
Genre/Form Propaganda films. (OCoLC)fst01710356
Propaganda films.
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Author Riefenstahl, Leni. Director.
Santoro, Anthony R., 1939-
Film Preserve, Ltd.
Synapse Films (Firm : Novi, Mich.)
Note Added opening title for new edition: Triumph of the will : the historical document of the 1934 Congress of the National Socialist German Workers Party, Party Day of Victory, September 4-10, Nuremberg
Container title: Leni Riefenstahl's Triumph of the will
Added Title Triumph of the will
Tag der Freiheit.
Day of freedom.
Standard No. 654930305294
Music No. SFD0052 Synapse Films
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