Final Account

Final Account

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Feature-length documentary depicting the last living generation of German participants in Adolf Hitler’s Third Reich.

2021Rating: PG-1394 minsUK
DocumentaryWar
Director:
Luke Holland

Streaming (3 Providers)

Final Account | Reviews

Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-Times

An invaluable documentary...

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The New Yorker

The New Yorker

Holland reduces interviews to snippets and sound bites and turns the work of investigation and commemoration into a mere survey.

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CNN

CNN

The conversations are never really confrontational, but the questions occasionally prove telling.

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RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

The aggregation of multiple details forms a terrifying and hideous picture.

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Variety

Variety

Like a teenager-friendly approach to “Shoah,” designed as an introduction to issues of responsibility, guilt and the banality of man’s inhumanity to man.

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Screen Daily

Screen Daily

Shocking footage which hasn’t quite made the leap into being a forensic film.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

What makes it uniquely worth watching is its cast of octogenarians and nonagenarians who were eyewitnesses and in some cases active participants in the horrors of the concentration camps.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

Explicitly, his film shows how a hundred shades of grey combine to make a darkness. Implicitly, it warns that it could well happen again.

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Final Account | Release Details

Final Account is available to stream in New Zealand now on Prime Video and Academy On Demand and AroVision.