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The Specialist

Un spécialiste, portrait d'un criminel moderne (Israel, France, Germany, Austria, Belgium)

Directed by:
Eyal Sivan
Cast:
Adolf Eichmann
Duration:
12h:00m
TIFF edition:
2013
Category:
Synopsis:

60 years after the Adolf Eichmann trial (Jerusalem, 1961), watch the film about "the extraordinary trial of a terribly ordinary man". It is an essay on obedience and responsibility, inspired by Eichmann in Jerusalem, a Report on the Banality of Evil written by Hannah Arendt, and directed by Eyal Sivan out of 350 hours of archives.

Festivals
Berlin 1999, Toronto 1999, Buenos Aires 2000, IDFA 2009, Salonic 2012

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