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The Lost Angel

August 24, 1937: a day in the life of expressionist sculptor and author Ernst Barlach (Fred Düren). Barlach lives in the small town of Güstrow, keeping to himself and wanting to steer clear of politics.   On this day he learns that the Nazis have dragged his famous 1927 sculpture The Hovering Angel—which bears the features of German...

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Two Days in August: Reconstruction of a Crime

Although German cities were spared from the atomic bomb in WWII, the "perfect bomb" was dropped on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki on August 6 and 9, 1945, shortly before capitulation. Almost four decades later, US President Reagan publicly announced the development of neutron bombs.   The film reminds the...