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Duration: 50 minutes

The Emmy Award-winning story of a young woman grappling with the terrible legacy left by her Nazi father. Amon Goeth was a prominent Nazi leader and commandant of the Plaszow concentration camp. Utterly ruthless and sadistic, he murdered thousands of Jews and others during WWII. After seeing Ralph Fiennes's portrayal of him in Schindler's List, Goeth's daughter Monika began a quest to come to terms with his evil legacy. Together with Helen Jonas, a survivor of the Holocaust and Goeth's slave, the two women unearth the personal cost of crimes that consumed millions and question whether a parent's actions can ever be truly laid to rest.

Last on

Wed 19 Sep 2012 21:55 BBC Four

Credits

Producer
James Moll
Producer
James Moll
Producer
Christopher Pavlick
Executive Producer
Ryan Malachowsky
Executive Producer
Chris Malachowsky

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