Cinema Escapist

Exploring the world and self through a cinematic lens

Germany

Top five WWII movies from the German perspective

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Five German movies... and one bonus TV show.

Review: Land of Mine (Denmark/Germany, 2015)

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This Oscar-nominated Danish/German film explores a little-known part of WWII's aftermath.

Review: Colonia (Germany/France, 2015)

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The story sounds too frightening to be true: a mysterious cult in Chile, run by a former Nazi, is unmasked as a haven of child...

Review: Look Who’s Back (Germany, 2015)

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In 2012, writer Timur Vermes published Look Who’s Back, perhaps Germany’s most provocative and popular novel in recent memory. Its premise? Adolf Hitler has somehow...