Erna, Helmut and the NazisA German Family's Story

60 min
Available from 29/04/2021 to 27/07/2021


In 1929 students Helmut and Erna fall madly in love and it seems they have a bright future ahead of them. But one day Erna discovers that she has Jewish ancestry and with the rise of the Nazis, their very lives are in peril.

Through hundreds of letters and private family footage, the story of one German family is brought to life.

  • Director :
    • Jutta Pinzler
  • Country :
    • Germany
  • Year :
    • 2021