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The True Story of Lili Marlene

Directed by Humphrey Jennings
United Kingdom, 1944
Short, Documentary

Synopsis

The film depicts how an obscure pre-war song recorded in German by Lale Anderson became the unofficial anthem of both the Axis and Allied Forces after being broadcast by the German Forces Radio Broadcasts from Radio Belgrade.

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The True Story of Lili Marlene Directed by Humphrey Jennings