The Gleiwitz case : the Nazi secret plan to invade Poland
(DVD)

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Format
DVD
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (approximately 70 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
ger
UPC
720229912075

Notes

General Note
Title from container.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1961.
General Note
Special features: "The case of 'The Gleiwitz case'" essay; Film about editor Evelyn Carow; Original trailer; Photo gallery; Biographies; Filmographies.
Creation/Production Credits
Cinematography, Jan Čuřík ; editor, Evelyn Carow ; music, Kurt Schwaen.
Participants/Performers
Hannjo Hasse, Herwart Grosse, Hilmar Thate, Georg Leopold, Wolfgang Kalweit, Rolf Ripperger, Christoph Beyertt, Rudolf Woschick, Manfred Günther.
Description
Dramatization of a successful assault by Nazis, posing as Poles, on a German border radio station so that Hitler could "justify" his invasion of Poland. The film reflects on the possibilities and techniques of provocation. It shows how facts and opinions can be manipulated and how people are made to accept lies, murder, and war.
System Details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital.
Language
German dialogue, English subtitles.
Local note
DVD
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Klein, G., Kohlhaase, W., Rücker, G., Albrecht, E., Hasse, H., Grosse, H., Thate, H., & Schwaen, K. (2006). The Gleiwitz case: the Nazi secret plan to invade Poland. New York: First Run Features.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Gerhard Klein et al.. 2006. The Gleiwitz Case: The Nazi Secret Plan to Invade Poland. New York: First Run Features.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Gerhard Klein et al., The Gleiwitz Case: The Nazi Secret Plan to Invade Poland. New York: First Run Features, 2006.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Klein, Gerhard, et al. The Gleiwitz Case: The Nazi Secret Plan to Invade Poland. New York: First Run Features, 2006. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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