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A blind hero: the love of Otto Weidt / written by Heike Brückner von Grumbkow, Jochen von Grumbkow ; directed by Kai Christiansen ; produced by Vincent TV GmbH ; Nordmedia ; Medienboard

Publication | Library Call Number: DVD-1298

"In a Blind Hero, award-winning journalist and author Inge Deutschkron, recounts the incredible true story of Otto Weidt, the man who saved her life and those of many others, in this moving docudrama. Weidt, a Berlin brush and broom manufacturer, using cunning and determination, manages to save not only Inge and her mother but also the rest of his employees from the Nazis. A surprisingly little known story, the film also brings to life his tragic love of Alice Licht and his desperate journey to save her and her family from the gas chamber, all while he himself was almost completely blind" --Container.

Variant Title
Blinder Held--Die Liebe des Otto Weidt
Blind hero, the love of Otto Weidt, told by Inge Deutschkron
Format
Projected medium
Published
Los Angeles, CA : Seventh Art Releasing, [between 2013 and 2015]
Language
German
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Record last modified: 2017-05-16 14:05:00
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