RE: "Selling Murder..."

M. Dew (mdew@post.cis.smu.edu)
Wed, 16 Feb 2000 10:26:10 -0800 (PST)

Thanks for responding, Ann.
I have placed an order for "Nazi Med" with FRF.
The prof would like both films, of course....
Lets contact one another if anything shows up this side of the pond.
cheers,
-margaret

> I was searching for a US distributor for this video a couple of years
> ago
> and never came up with anything. I did however find another video that
> you may
> be interested in. Here's the info:
>
> In the shadow of the Reich: Nazi medicine [videorecording] / a film by
> John J. Michalczyk.
> Author: Michalczyk, John J., 1941-
> Published: New York, N.Y. : First-Run Features, 1997.
> This documentary studies the step-by-step process
> that led the medical profession in the Third Reich
> down an unethical road to genocide. It graphically
> documents the racial theories and eugenics principles
> that set the stage for the doctors' participation
> in sterilization and euthanasia, the selections at
> the death camps, as well as inhuman and unethical
> human experimentation. It provides the historical
> basis for many current dilemmas in bio-ethical work."
>
> Ann Fuller
>
>
> "M. Dew" wrote:
>
> > Do any of y'all know of an American distributor for the following?
> > Thanks in advance.
> > -Margaret d.
> > SMU-CMIT
> > Dallas,TX
> >
> > TITLE: Selling murder
> > the killing films of the Third Reich
> > PLACE: [London, Eng.] :
> > PUBLISHER: Domino Films,
> > YEAR: 1991
> > PUB TYPE: Audiovisual
> > FORMAT: 1 videocassette (VHS)(54 min.) : sd., col.
> > with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
> > SERIES: Without walls
> > NOTES: In English. Includes clips from German
> > films with English subtitles.
> > Cameramen, Georg Pahl, Wiebke Lorenzen, Ivor Richardson ;
> > editor, Richard Macqueen.
> > Sean Barrett.
> > A look at one way in which Nazi Germany worked to eliminate
>
> > the weak and purify the Aryan race by killing or
> sterilizing
> > mentally and physically disabled people. Shows propaganda
> > films intended to justify and gain public support for their
>
> > actions by reason of cost, natural selection laws and
> mercy.
> > Interviews present both sides of the story.
> > SUBJECT:
> > Nazi propaganda.
> > Motion pictures in propaganda -- Germany -- History --
> > 1933-1945.
> > Germany -- History -- 1933-1945.
> > Handicapped -- Government policy -- Germany -- History --
> 1933-
> > 1945.
> > Handicapped -- Public opinion.
> > ALT TITLE: Killing films of the Third
> > Reich
> > OTHER: Lansley, Stewart.
> > Mack, Joanna.
> > Burleigh, Michael, 1955-
> > Domino Films, Ltd.
> > Channel Four (Great Britain)
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