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Hotel terminus : the life and times of Klaus Barbie.

Other author/creatorOphüls, Marcel, director.
Format Video (DVD)
Publication Info[United States] : Icarus Films Home Video, [2010], ©1988.
Description2 videodiscs (267 min.) : sound, color & black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet 8 unnumbered pages
Subject(s)
Variant title Life and times of Klaus Barbie
Abstract An examination of Klaus Barbie, the infamous Nazi 'Butcher of Lyon' and Gestapo chief implicated in 4000 deaths and the deportation of 7000 Jews, during the Nazi occupation of France. Tracing the 40-year hunt for the war criminal, it exposes a complex web of political intrigue, collaboration and deceit. Weaves together historical footage and interviews with former Nazis, American intelligence officers, South American government officials, victims of Nazi atrocities and witnesses.
General noteOriginally released as a documentary film in 1988.
General noteCompanion booklet contains an essay, "Marcel Ophuls & history's testimony; the documentary filmmaker's frustrating pursuit of answers to the Holocaust," and a biography and filmography of the director.
CreditsExecutive producers, John S. Friedman, Hamilton Fish and Peter Kovler ; produced and directed by Marcel Ophuls ; chief editors, Albert Jurgenson and Catherine Zins.
Audience Closed-captioning not indicated.
Technical detailsDVD, NTSC, region 1; [fullscreen].
LanguageOriginal English language version (includes French, German and Spanish footage subtitled in English).
Awards noteAcademy awards, 1989: Best documentary.
Genre/formNonfiction films.
Genre/formBiographical films.
Genre/formBiography.
Genre/formDocumentary films.
Genre/formNonfiction films.
Genre/formDocumentary films.
Genre/formBiographical films.
Genre/formNonfiction films.
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