The film “Amen.” examines the links between the Vatican and Nazi Germany. The central character is Kurt Gerstein, a member of the Institute for Hygiene of the Waffen-SS who is horrified by what he sees in the death camps. Moreover, he is shocked to learn that the process he used to purify water for his troops, by using zyklon, served as a basis to kill people in gas chambers.
|Tagline:||Two Men Two Worlds One Cause|
|Cast:||Antje Schmidt, August Zirner, Friedrich von Thun, Günther Maria Halmer, Hanns Zischler, Hinnerk Schönemann, Ion Caramitru, Justus von Dohnányi, Marcel Iureș, Mathieu Kassovitz, Michael Mendl, Michel Duchaussoy, Monica Bleibtreu, Nina Proll, Pierre Franckh, Sebastian Koch, Susanne Lothar, Ulrich Mühe, Ulrich Tukur|
|Director:||Andra Barbuica, Costa-Gavras|
|Country:||France, Germany, Romania|
|Language:||Deutsch, English, Français, Italiano|