Hitler versus Picasso and the Others

Hitler versus Picasso and the Others

In Nazi Germany art was viewed as a struggle between Hitler’s vision of a classical purity worthy of a race of superior beings and the pre-occupations of degenerates, with an exhibition mounted in Munich in 1937 of modern work as a display of moral corruption. The documentary explores the myriad of stories from this period around the Nazi’s obsessive looting of arts representing both ‘schools’.

Hitler versus Picasso and the Others

  • Director: Claudio Poli
  • Year: 2018
  • Run Time: 94 mins
  • Country: Germany