Rare Nazi film shows Theresienstadt camp as ‘paradise’

29.04.2011                      25.Nisan, 5771                      Tag 10 des Omer

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Rare Nazi film shows Theresienstadt camp as ‘paradise’

Fragment found from film shot in 1944 meant to hoodwink Red Cross that all was productive work and wholesome recreation at camp.

"The Fuehrer Gives the Jews a City” may rank as the oddest film fragment in cinematic history.
The 23 minutes of raw, unedited footage is all that has been found of a Nazi propaganda project to prove that the “model” Theresienstadt camp was a veritable paradise for its Jewish inmates….