Olympia 2. Teil ? Fest Der Schonheit
Germany | 1938 | Leni Riefenstahl
The second part of Leni Riefenstahl’s epic documentary on the 1936 Berlin Summer Games focuses on gymnastic, aquatic, equestrian, and decathlon events, as well as on sailing, rowing, and bicycling. It continues her glorification of the human body and includes the famous, ecstatic men’s diving sequence.
English narration. 35mm. 85 min.
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