Nazi Propaganda Joseph Goebbels, Leni Riefenstahl, and other Propaganda
Before the War <ul><li>Nazis were trying to recruit even before the war began. </li></ul><ul><li>They put out different pr...
During the War <ul><li>Before the battle of Stalingrad, propaganda emphasized German prowess. </li></ul><ul><li>After Stal...
Books <ul><li>The Nazi party published  hundreds of books. </li></ul><ul><li>They were sold in hundreds in book stores and...
Films <ul><li>Another major source of propaganda was cinema. </li></ul><ul><li>The Nazi party hired directors to create mo...
Posters <ul><li>There were many different topics    covered by Nazi Propaganda. </li></ul><ul><li>Production/Labor (shown ...
 
Famous Propaganda Leaders <ul><li>Helene Bertha Amalie &quot;Leni&quot; Riefenstahl </li></ul><ul><li>Her most famous film...
Famous Propaganda Leaders (cont.) <ul><li>Joseph Goebbels </li></ul><ul><li>Originally an artist, after he joined the Nazi...
Bibliography <ul><li>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nazi_propaganda </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.calvin.edu/academic/cas/gpa...
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  • Nazi Propaganda

    1. 1. Nazi Propaganda Joseph Goebbels, Leni Riefenstahl, and other Propaganda
    2. 2. Before the War <ul><li>Nazis were trying to recruit even before the war began. </li></ul><ul><li>They put out different propaganda trying to get German nationalists to join them in the cause. </li></ul><ul><li>They stated that Nazism and German nationalism were one and the same. </li></ul>
    3. 3. During the War <ul><li>Before the battle of Stalingrad, propaganda emphasized German prowess. </li></ul><ul><li>After Stalingrad, Propaganda gave the implication that Germany was invincible. </li></ul><ul><li>It also stated that Germany was the only thing defending western European culture. </li></ul>
    4. 4. Books <ul><li>The Nazi party published hundreds of books. </li></ul><ul><li>They were sold in hundreds in book stores and even used as text books in German schools. </li></ul><ul><li>They stated that the Jews had a major plot involving destroying European culture. </li></ul><ul><li>They also classified German people as a different, more perfect, race than any other people. </li></ul>
    5. 5. Films <ul><li>Another major source of propaganda was cinema. </li></ul><ul><li>The Nazi party hired directors to create movies based around Germany’s power and German nationalism. </li></ul><ul><li>The poster on this slide is a movie poster for a movie called “The Endless Jew”. It is movie that states how bad Jews are in the world. </li></ul><ul><li>In the beginning of the movie for example, it begins by saying that just as rats are the vermin of the animal kingdom, so Jews are the vermin of our race. </li></ul><ul><li>Many Nazi movies had plots based around Jews, nationalism, and Nazism. </li></ul>
    6. 6. Posters <ul><li>There were many different topics covered by Nazi Propaganda. </li></ul><ul><li>Production/Labor (shown here) </li></ul><ul><li>Hitler youth (upper right next slide) </li></ul><ul><li>Military (center next slide) </li></ul><ul><li>Nationalism (lower right next slide) </li></ul><ul><li>And some simply showing other countries as evil (lower left next slide) </li></ul>
    7. 8. Famous Propaganda Leaders <ul><li>Helene Bertha Amalie &quot;Leni&quot; Riefenstahl </li></ul><ul><li>Her most famous film, “Triumph of the Will”, earned many awards, not only in Germany, but in other countries as well. </li></ul><ul><li>It is hailed as one of the best propaganda films in history. </li></ul><ul><li>Imagery and music used first in her movie are still used today. </li></ul><ul><li>Seen on the left is one of her most famous scenes. On the right is a scene from Star Wars. See the similarities? </li></ul>
    8. 9. Famous Propaganda Leaders (cont.) <ul><li>Joseph Goebbels </li></ul><ul><li>Originally an artist, after he joined the Nazi party, he quickly rose to the rank of Minister for Public Enlightenment and Propaganda . </li></ul><ul><li>He was in charge of Kristallnacht, one of the most brutal attacks on Jews in WWII. </li></ul><ul><li>He was also an extremist Nazi. When Hitler committed suicide, he stayed alive just long enough to make sure his wife poisoned his six children. Then he killed himself and her. </li></ul>
    9. 10. Bibliography <ul><li>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nazi_propaganda </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.calvin.edu/academic/cas/gpa/ww2era.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://library.thinkquest.org/C0111500/ww2/german/naziprop.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leni_Riefenstahl </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/Holocaust/goebbels.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.encyclopedia.it/j/jo/joseph_goebbels.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.zeldauniverse.net/forums/showthread.php?t=25746 </li></ul><ul><li>http://curbjaw.com/images </li></ul><ul><li>http://bokertov.typepad.com/btb/2004/10/learning_about_.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_Goebbles </li></ul><ul><li>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:Ac.meinkampf.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Triumph_of_the_Will </li></ul><ul><li>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_Goebbels </li></ul>

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