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Presented here are nine short films that feature: film director Slatan Dudow; actor Martin Brandt; authors Erich Fried, Erich Weinert, and Arnold Zweig; photographer Walter Ballhause; cartoonist Leo Haas; and journalist Egon Erwin Kisch. Original interviews with the artists, close family members, and friends are combined with little-known historic...

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Seed Corn Should Not Be Ground

"Seed corn should not be ground." Käthe Kollwitz often used this quote from Goethe as an argument for world peace. Her work on the famous memorial sculpture The Grieving Parents allows for reflections on the creative process that leads to a piece of art.   After losing her beloved son Peter in WWI, Kollwitz begins to...