Leni Riefenstahl

German film director, photographer, actress, and Nazi propagandist

Helene Bertha Amalie "Leni" Riefenstahl (22 August 1902 – 8 September 2003) was a German movie director who made propaganda for the Nazis. Her most famous movies are Triumph of the Will and Olympia.

Leni Riefenstahl
Leni Riefenstahl, 1935.jpg
at the film cutting table, 1935
Born
Helene Bertha Amalie Riefenstahl

(1902-08-22)22 August 1902
Died8 September 2003(2003-09-08) (aged 101)
Years active1925-1954, 2002
Spouse(s)Peter Jacob
(m. 1944-1946, divorced)
Horst Kettner
(m. 1968-2003, her death)

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