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This historical documentary follows the events of the monumental Adolf Eichmann trial: a turning point in the collective memory of the Holocaust. Held in Jerusalem in 1961 and 1962, the Eichmann trial riveted the Israeli public and aroused great interest the world over. This was the first time that the Holocaust was fully presented to a competent judicial body in all its stages. Journalists from many countries converged on Jerusalem to cover the trial, giving rise to discussions about the legal, social, educational, psychological, religious, and political facets of the Shoah. Featuring rare archival footage, this absorbing and comprehensive film gives audiences the sensation of being an eyewitness of the trial.


Accompanying the film premiere is a discussion with director Elliot Levitt and moderator Scott Bernstein, judge for the Eleventh Judicial Circuit Court in Miami-Dade County. To view the conversation please click here.


  • Year
    2023
  • Runtime
    103 minutes
  • Language
    German, Hebrew, English, French
  • Country
    United States
  • Premiere
    World Premiere
  • Director
    Elliot Levitt
  • Screenwriter
    Elliot Levitt
  • Cast
    Adolf Eichmann
  • Cinematographer
    Fred Csasznik, Jakob Jonilowicz
  • Editor
    Elliot Levitt