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4 years ago, the directors were about to fly to California from Zaventem for a shooting when suddenly their world collapsed: the Zaventem airport was the target of suicide bombers. Filming the testimonies of others on their coping with the trauma and the handicap, they overcome their own fears.
Can one imagine intimacy with a person responsible for millions of deaths, of Nazism, the worst criminal plot in history: Rudolph Hess, alleged original author of Mein Kampf – the Director’s Grandfather did. Hess' protestant pastor during his last ten years of imprisonment in Spandau, he was his only confident. How to deal with those which Hanna Arendt prevented from being considered as monsters: getting to Hess' humanity was Charles' mission.
Set in the gray period before the Nuremberg trial, Ashcan unveils the story of the secret prison where US Army authority detained main Nazi leaders, in Luxembourg: Goering, Doenitz, Keitel, Rosenberg, Ley, Frank, Streicher, Seyss-Inquart, Lutz von Krosigk, von Papen ... The allies needed to figure out the Nazi regime functionning.