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Genetic disease, eugenics

Film | Accession Number: 1992.252.1 | RG Number: RG-60.0600 | Film ID: 300

Film produced by Nazi Party. German mental hospitals and its patients including Jews. Text discusses "causes" and possible "solutions." Uses intertitles and graphics to discuss genetics of idiocy, unfair burden German people must bear to pay costs, and danger of ever increasing numbers of mentally ill. Patients supposedly live in luxury while many "normal" hardworking Germans live in substandard conditions.

Genre
Propaganda
Duration
00:24:19
Event Date
1937
Locale
Germany
Language
Mute
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives and Records Administration
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