The Momentum

By Lavinia Murray. The 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin signified the start of the Third Reich's reign of terror and the fusion of sport and politics. Pilot and cameraman Walter Loeb, Jewish high-diver Misha, and Dieter of the Hitler Youth are all engaged in the making of Leni Riefenstahl's legendary propaganda film `Olympia'. Stephen Crichtlow (Walter Loeb), Alison Pettitt (Misha), Tom George (Dieter), Sean Arnold (Goebbels), Robin Brown (Devil), Suzanna Hamilton (Mother), Andrew Wincott (Father), Briony Glassco (Anne), Garrick Hagon (Horace), David Holt (Martin), David Thorpe (Tankred). Director: David Hunter

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