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Cinema's Exiles: From Hitler to Hollywood

Directed by Karen Thomas
United States, 2009
Documentary

Synopsis

When Adolf Hitler became Chancellor of Germany in 1933, he banned Jews from working in that country’s film industry. CINEMA’S EXILES: FROM HITLER TO HOLLYWOOD traces the experiences of the exiles who took refuge in Hollywood, and examines their impact on both the German and the American cinemas.

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Cinema's Exiles: From Hitler to Hollywood Directed by Karen Thomas