The Dark Charisma Of Adolf Hitler

2016
50:52

S1 Ep3

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The last episode examines how Hitler tried to maintain his popular appeal in his final years, as his bond with the German people was tested as never before during the war. He had led the army into a series of victories, but as the conflict progressed, the successes stopped coming. The citizens' faith in their fuehrer became fractured, yet he still managed to cling to power until the Red Army was just yards away from his bunker in Berlin. (From the UK, in English and German) (Documentary Series)...
48:47

S1 Ep2

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This episode looks at the peak of the dictator's popularity in Germany throughout the 1930s and his decision to invade France in 1940. In Nuremburg, hundreds of thousands gathered to pay homage to him, filling the streets in celebration of a leader who had convinced them they were a superior race and would accomplish great things. During this time, Hitler faced his greatest test yet as he wanted to gain a vast new empire, but had to persuade his people to maintain their faith in him and embrace...
Episodes 2015
49:41

S1 Ep1

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This three-part series looks at how Hitler formed a connection with millions of Germans and generated a level of charismatic attraction almost without parallel in the process. The first episode reveals how Hitler managed to turn from a nobody in 1913 - whom some thought 'peculiar' - into the Chancellor and Fuehrer of the German people. It includes testimonies from those who lived during the era, archive film, and specially shot documentary footage. (From the UK, in English and German) (Document...
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