1945/2014 / United Kingdom / 72’
OCT 22 / 10.00 pm, Culturgest – Large Aud.
OCT 23 / 7.45 pm, Cinema Ideal
An official documentary about the German atrocities and the concentration camps compiled with footage shot by cameramen accompanying troops as they liberated occupied Europe. It was ordered in April 1945 by the Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force and was to be the film screened in Germany after the fall of the Third Reich. Screening followed by a debate with David Walsh from the Imperial War museum, one of the responsibles for the film’s restorarion.
Followed by a deabte with David Walsh (Imperial War Museum), Irene Pimentel (IHC – Contemporanean History Institute of Faculty of Human and Social Sciences of Lisbon) and Saguenail.
Debate held in English with no translation