Bonhoeffer

Bonhoeffer

Agent of Grace, A True Story

Streaming Video - 1999
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What is a moral person to do in a time of savage immorality? That question tormented Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a German clergyman of great distinction who actively opposed Hitler and the Nazis. His convictions cost him his life. The Nazis hanged him on April 9, 1945, less than a month before the end of the war. Bonhoeffer's last years, his participation in the German resistance and his moral struggle are dramatized in this film. More than just a biographical portrait, Bonhoeffer: Agent of Grace sheds light on the little-known efforts of the German resistance. It brings to a wide audience the heroic rebellion of Bonhoeffer, a highly regarded Lutheran minister who could have kept his peace and saved his life on several occasions but instead paid the ultimate price for his beliefs.
Audience: NRC
Publisher: Made available through hoopla, 1999.
[United States] : NFPteleart/Norflicks/ORB, 1999.
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1 online resource (1 video file (circa 90 min.)) : sound, color.

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