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Susanne Thaler in Prisoner of Paradise

Prisoner of Paradise

2002 NR

Malcolm Clarke (You Don't Have to Die) and Stuart Sender directed this documentary feature about one of the leading theatrical figures in 1930s Berlin, Kurt Gerron. A popular actor, director and cabaret performer, Gerron, a German Jew, was later forced to write and direct a Nazi propaganda film while being held prisoner in a concentration camp.