THE MEANING OF HITLER
Directors: Petra Epperlein, Michael Tucker
Documentary | USA | 2020
88 min | Dolby 5.1
55th Hof International Film Festival
Using Sebastian Haffner’s eponymous 1978 bestselling book as its frame, the film is a provocative interrogation of our culture’s fascination with Hitler and Nazism set against the backdrop of the current rise of white supremacy, the normalization of antisemitism and the weaponization of history itself.
Screenplay MICHAEL TUCKER, Editing MICHAEL TUCKER, Sound CJ DEGENARRO, Music ALEXANDER KLIMENT, Executive Production ANTHONY DOBKIN, JEFFREY LURIE, MARIE THERESE GUIRGIS, Production PETRA EPPERLEIN, MICHAEL TUCKER, MIKE LERNER, DANA O’KEEFE