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Jud Süss

Veit Harlan
Format
Online; Online Video; Video
Type
Feature Films; Foreign Films
Date
2008; 1940
Duration
1:35:09
Summary
This notorious Nazi propaganda historical costume melodrama is based on the Nazi version of the novel by Lion Feuchtwanger, which is based on the real historical character of Josef Süss Oppenheimer, a Jewish tax adviser to Karl Alexander during the early 1700's. He was publicly executed in Stuttgart for manipulation of state funds.
Director
Veit Harlan
Publisher
International Historic Films
Time Period
1648-1740
Language
German
Notes
International Historical Films presents ; ein Veit Harlan film der Terra Filmkunst ; Drehbuch von Veit Harlan, Wolfgang Eberhand Möller und Ludwig Metzger.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1940.
Based loosely on the book by Lion Feuchtwanger.
Full frame; digital restoration.
Music, Wolfgang Zeller ; photography, Bruno Mondi ; composer, Wolfgang Zeller.
Ferdinand Marian, Kristina Söderbaum, Heinrich George, Werner Krauss, Eugene Klöpfer, Albert Florath.
In German (mono) with English subtitles.
Collection
Robertson Media Center Streaming Content
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