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Propaganda swing Dr. Goebbels' jazz orchestra / written and directed by David Eisermann and Florian Steinbiss ; in association with Südwestfunk Baden-Baden

Publication | Library Call Number: DVD-0155

Joseph Goebbels and his Propaganda Ministry created a "jazz orchestra that would serve up Nazi propaganda backed by the latest swing music. The result was 'Charlie and his Orchestra,' made up of Europe's finest jazz players whose short-wave broadcasts to English and American audiences soon gained a following ...In this film, surviving band members recall their musical collaboration with the Nazi regime with ambivalence and insight, shedding new light onto the contradictory workings of Goebbels' propaganda machine"--Container label.

Variant Title
Dr. Goebbels jazz orchestra
Music of Charlie and his orchestra
Projected medium
Chicago, IL : Distributed by International Historic Films, [2004]
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Record last modified: 2013-02-06 11:48:00
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