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The official U.S. government film about the 1st Nuremberg trial (The Trial of the Major Nazi War Criminals) which lasted from November 20, 1945 to October 1, 1946.
The film interweaves the courtroom proceedings with excerpts from "The Nazi Plan" and "Nazi Concentration Camps" - evidentiary films compiled by John Ford's OSS Field Photo Branch/War Crimes team.
Original German-language prints began with a logo for the German company 'Zeit im Film [de]'. This opening logo was deleted from the 2009 restoration at the behest of restoration co-creator Sandra Schulberg.