the film

 

PRODUCTION NOTES

THE POWER OF CONSCIENCE is a co-production with Danmarks Radio. The majority of the music is by the Danish composer, Carl Nielsen. The music used to underscore footage of King Christian, De Haver Sa Nyligen Regnet ("It Has Just Stopped Raining"), is an old folk song that became popular during the Occupation.

Stills are from the Museum of the Danish Resistance. Yad Vashem has given permission to use an excerpt from the Theresienstadt Propaganda Film. All interviews are in English with the exception of the fisherman, for which subtitles have been provided.

The film premiered at the US Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. It was shown at the Museum of Modern Art and broadcast on PBS as well as in Europe. Danmark's Radio aired it on the 50th Anniversary of the Liberation.

The film is distributed through Chalice Well Productions and is available for purchase through this website.

55 minutes. In English.