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Jew Suss: Rise and Fall (2010)

Jud Süss - Film ohne Gewissen (original title)
Not Rated | | Biography, Drama, War | August 2010 (Austria)
Rise and fall of actor Ferdinand Marian, who takes the chance and stars in the anti-semitic movie Jud Süß (1940).

Director:

Oskar Roehler

Writers:

Klaus Richter (screenplay), Oskar Roehler (collaborating writer) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tobias Moretti ... Ferdinand Marian
Martina Gedeck ... Anna Marian
Moritz Bleibtreu ... Joseph Goebbels
Justus von Dohnányi Justus von Dohnányi ... Veit Harlan
Armin Rohde ... Heinrich George
Anna Unterberger ... Britta
Heribert Sasse Heribert Sasse ... Wilhelm Adolf Deutscher
Ralf Bauer ... Fritz Hippler
Martin Feifel ... Erich Knauf
Paula Kalenberg ... Kristina Söderbaum
Milan Peschel ... Werner Krauß
Erika Marozsán ... Vlasta
Fanny Altenburger Fanny Altenburger ... Maria Marian
Rolf Zacher ... Erich Engel
Robert Stadlober ... Lutz
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Rise and fall of actor Ferdinand Marian, who takes the chance and stars in the anti-semitic movie Jud Süß (1940).

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Genres:

Biography | Drama | War

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Official Sites:

Official site [Germany]

Country:

Germany | Austria

Language:

German

Release Date:

August 2010 (Austria) See more »

Also Known As:

Goebbels et le Juif Süss - Histoire d'une manipulation See more »

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Budget:

€30,000,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The play at the beginning of the movie is William Shakespeare's "Othello", with Ferdinand Marian (Tobias Moretti) as Jago. Later on, this role is mentioned by Joseph Goebbels (Moritz Bleibtreu). See more »

Goofs

Goebbels' only son Helmut Christian Goebbels was a brunette boy, not a blonde one as portrayed in the movie in the New Years Eve scene. See more »

Quotes

Joseph Goebbels: Krauss, I think, your idea, to play all the jewish minor roles, is a brilliant idea.
Werner Krauss: But I through, you're against double roles.
Joseph Goebbels: That's right, I sure am. But I'm also against harping on about principles.
[to Harlan]
Joseph Goebbels: Because this, my dear Harlan, is a perfect oppertunity to show, that all jewish characters and temperaments are originally from the same source.
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Crazy Credits

The opening credits only contain the name of the movie and a list of the production companies and supporter organizations. See more »

Connections

References The Eternal Jew (1940) See more »

Soundtracks

Das Lied der Deutschen
written by Franz Joseph Haydn
Played and sang at the Goebbels' New Years Eve
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Excellent film about Nazi propaganda!
25 November 2013 | by petarmaticSee all my reviews

Why was this film talked against at Berlinale? I find it excellent. It is very interesting story about what happened to actor Marian who acted in Jew Suss. We are still not sure, but I heard that some soldiers of some country who occupied Germany at that time killed him. Nobody is sure.

It is very important to explore Nazi propaganda films, it was an interesting time in the history of film making in Germany at that time. I wished Nazi period never happened, but it did and left a legacy in film making that Germany and UFA should not be proud of.

I would definitely recommend this film for all people who want to know about what happened to film making during Nazi period. We should explore further what happened to the actor Ferdinand Marian.


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