Al Staggs provides a one-man portrayal (live and on videotape) of Bonhoeffer, underscoring the profound influence of fellow Union Theological student, Frank Fisher, an African-American friend who introduced Dietrich to the blight of racism in America. Prisoner Bonhoeffer expresses moral outrage against the Nazi treatment of Jews and explains how that outrage led him to become involved in the German resistance movement, a commitment that would result in his being executed by hanging on April 9, 1945.
This website of the Public Broadcasting System (PBS) is dedicated to the February 6th national airing of BONHOEFFER. The site provides an interview with Martin Doblmeier, the film's producer and director, and a timeline of Deitrich Bonhoeffer's life. The site also provides a link to obtain the broadcast times for the film on your local PBS affilliate.
The International Dietrich Bonhoeffer Society, English section homepage. Provides information on research, recent publications, and the progress of the Dietrich Bonhoeffer Works translation project. This site would be most helpful to the serious student and/or researcher of Bonhoeffer.
The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum's article is helpful for reflecting upon and discussing the dangers of anti-Semitism and anti-Judaism in Christian circles. The author acknowledges that Christian and Jewish scholars evaluate Bonhoeffer's legacy quite differently.
This website is owned and maintained by the International Council of Christians and Jews. It offers a variety of resources to foster mutual understanding and respect between Christians and Jews.
Propaganda was central to Nazi Germany. This page is a collection of English translations of Nazi propaganda for the period 1933-1945, part of a larger site on German propaganda. The goal is to help people understand the great totalitarian systems of the twentieth century by giving them access to primary material.
An exhaustive collection of links to articles about Nazi Foreign Policy (1932 45), Nazi Germany (1932-45) and Nazi leadership.
Another collection of illustrated articles with a focus on social history (Hitler's report card, Nazi filmmaker Leni Riefenstahl and Jesse Owens's winning four gold medals in Berlin in 1936).
This excerpt from the Boston Collaborative Encyclopedia of Modern Western Theology focuses on Bonhoeffer's early works, his Christology and his major work, Ethics.
A German film new to U.S. theatrical release, SOPHIE SCHOLL tells the compelling story of the young independent-minded students of the White Rose organization who stood up to condemn Nazi tyranny and paid the full price for it.