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Session 23

  • THE INVISIBLE LINE - AMERICA’S NAZI EXPERIMENT (US, 53 min)
  • THE LESSON (Germany, 60 min)

Description:


This documentary tells the story of an infamous experiment created by history teacher Ron Jones at Palo Alto's Cubberley High in 1967. Triggered by a question, Jones set out to explore how the Germans accepted the actions of the Nazi regime. Within days he lost control, creating a fascist state on campus.


Biography:


Emanuel Rotstein has been an award-winning filmmaker, producer, and programming executive for over 15 years. Many of his films have been featured at international festivals, and screenings and have been distributed worldwide. The main emphasis of his work lies on the exploration of unknown historical events and untold stories. His productions include Total Control, Guardians of Heritage, Protocols of Evil, Ruin Hunters, The Liberators - Why We Fought, The Legion-German War In Vietnam, The Teacher Who Defied Hitler as well as The Eleventh Day-The Survivors of Munich 1972.

  • Runtime
    53 minutes
  • Country
    Germany, US
  • Director
    Emanuel Rotstein
  • Producer
    Emanuel Rotstein