Not Rated | | Biography, Crime, Drama
During WWII SS officer Kurt Gerstein tries to inform Pope Pius XII about Jews being sent to extermination camps. Young Jesuit priest Riccardo Fontana helps him in the difficult mission to inform the world.
Final film of Marina Berti.
My name is Stephan Lux. I am Jewish. The Jews are being persecuted in Germany and the world doesn't care.
Stephan Lux: I see no other way to reach people's hearts.
As late as 1944, several of the SS officers in the film are shown to be wearing black parade SS tunics. The black SS jacket was phased out of the SS in 1939 and had been completely discontinued by 1941 in favor of the gray wartime SS tunic.
English, French, Italian, German
$16,284 26 January 2003