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Follower

Germany, 1970 (MIFF 1973)

Director: Christian Noscha, Vlada Majic

With the help of marching songs, sentimental ballads and Wagner, a whole generation of young Germans were enticed to follow Hitler.

Today, says this film, the potential for a similar herd-like compliance still exists in Germany.

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