The Master race

United Kingdom, 1984

Film
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Episode number 8 of Series “History in action”.
Why are the Jews being persecuted? Why do the Nazi’s regard themselves as the Master Race? The upsurge of anti-Semitism immediately after the Great war is examined. The Nazi’s exploited the anti-Jewish feeling with extreme propaganda. This program attempts to bring about an understanding of the events and actions which resulted in the wholesale persecution of a race of people by a political system.

Credits

producer/director

Julia Spark

production company

Granada Television International

Language

English

Duration

00:20:00:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

38482

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Propaganda

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Anti-semitism

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → National socialism

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Propaganda

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Race discrimination - Germany

History → Germany - History - 1933-1945

History → History

History → Jews - History

History → Propaganda

History → Race discrimination - Germany

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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