Hitler's Children (2011)

Director
Chanoch Ze'evi

Main cast
Bettina Goering; Katrin Himmler; Monika Goeth Hertwig; Rainer Hoess; Eldad Beck

Genres
War, Documentary, History

Description
Their family name alone evokes horror: Himmler, Frank, Goering, Hoess. This film looks at the descendants of the most powerful figures in the Nazi regime: men and women who were left a legacy that indelibly associates them with one of the greatest abominations in history. What is it like to have grown up with a name that immediately raises images of genocide? How do they live with the weight of their ancestors' crimes? Is it possible to move on from the crimes of their ancestors?


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