The Epic Film Challenge II
#54 – Triumph of the Will (1935)
Dir. Leni Riefenstahl
Starring: Adolf Hitler, Max Amann, Martin Bormann, Walter Buch, Walter Darre, Otto Dietrich, Sepp Dietrich, Hans Frank, Josef Goebbels
The fifty-fourth installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, one of the most infamous propaganda films of all time, Leni Riefenstahl’s controversial documentary covering a week of Nazi party rallying in Nuremberg, with Adolf Hitler at the forefront, Triumph of the Will.
Recorded in September 2016.
Is it a film you must see before you die?
Luke: Yes, it’s an important historical document, a superbly directed film by a female director, and something that should be seen by everyone, as it’s been a catalyst for me to learn more about this part of human history.