Die Nuba

Author: Leni Riefenstahl

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783933366412

Category: Nuba (African people)

Page: 430

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Mythosaktualisierungen

Tradierungs- und Generierungspotentiale einer alten Erinnerungsform

Author: Stephanie Wodianka,Dietmar Rieger

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

ISBN: 9783110189902

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 278

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Papers from a conference held Feb. 2005 at Justus-Liebig-Universit'at, Giessen.

Die Frauen der Nazis

Author: Anna Maria Sigmund

Publisher: Heyne Verlag

ISBN: 3641098769

Category: History

Page: 432

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Der Bestseller überarbeitet und erweitert Die Historikerin Anna Maria Sigmund zeichnet in ihrem Bestseller acht eindringliche Porträts von Frauen in herausragender gesellschaftlicher Position des NS-Terrorregimes, darunter Emmy Göring, Magda Goebbels, Eva Braun und Leni Riefenstahl. Diese Neuausgabe überrascht mit zahlreichen neuen Erkenntnissen aus lange verschlossenen Archiven und neu aufgefundenen Quellen.

Der Islam-Komplex

zur christlichen Wahrnehmung des Islams und der christlich-islamischen Beziehungen in Nordnigeria während der Militärherrschaft Babangidas

Author: Klaus Hock

Publisher: LIT Verlag Münster

ISBN: 9783825820107

Category: Christianity and other religions

Page: 472

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Leni Riefenstahl

A Life

Author: Jürgen Trimborn

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

ISBN: 1466821647

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 368

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Dancer, actress, mountaineer, and director Leni Riefenstahl's uncompromising will and audacious talent for self-promotion appeared unmatched—until 1932, when she introduced herself to her future protector and patron: Adolf Hitler. Known internationally for two of the films she made for him, Triumph of the Will and Olympia, Riefenstahl's demanding and obsessive style introduced unusual angles, new approaches to tracking shots, and highly symbolic montages. Despite her lifelong claim to be an apolitical artist, Riefenstahl's monumental and nationalistic vision of Germany's traditions and landscape served to idealize the cause of one of the world's most violent and racist regimes. Riefenstahl ardently cast herself as a passionate young director who caved to the pressure to serve an all-powerful Führer, so focused on reinventing the cinema that she didn't recognize the goals of the Third Reich until too late. Jürgen Trimborn's revelatory biography celebrates this charismatic and adventurous woman who lived to 101, while also taking on the myths surrounding her. With refreshing distance and detailed research, Trimborn presents the story of a stubborn and intimidating filmmaker who refused to be held accountable for her role in the Holocaust but continued to inspire countless photographers and filmmakers with her artistry.