Film talk with Lars Lind and Eric Friedler about DER CLOWN

Jüdische Kulturwochen

Director Eric Friedler and actor Lars Lind in conversation with Michael Hanfeld.

Event at DFF, 22.10.2017

Germany 2016.
Director: Eric Friedler. Documentary film. 115 mins. Blu-ray

In 1972 the American comedian Jerry Lewis directed his film about the clown Helmut, who got imprisoned in a concentration camp for doing a Hitler parody. The film was never shown, but lots of rumours and legends exist about it. Eric Friedler traces the myth with some of the original actors.