16 November 2020, 12:00 am
Triumph of the Will (Triumph des Willens)
Programme Type
Films and Exhibitions

(114 min; 1935; b/w; German with English subtitles)
Director: Leni Riefenstahl

Recipient of the Award for Best Foreign Documentary, Venice Film Festival 1935

An all-time film classic, one of the best-known examples of propaganda film. It chronicles the 1934 Nazi Party Congress in Nuremberg with excerpts from speeches given by various Nazi leaders at the Congress, including portions of speeches by Adolf Hitler, interspersed with footage of massed party members.