Credo: Martin Luther – Wittenberg 1517
Credo: Martin Luther – Wittenberg 1517 © DEFA-Stiftung
|Forest, Jean Kurt|
|DEFA Studio for Documentary Films|
This short film, made on the occasion of the 450th anniversary of the Reformation, presents the historical event in relation to the class struggle, in keeping with the East German view of history. Martin Luther's role is explored through historical documents, buildings and artifacts, as well as the writings and artistic works of his contemporaries.
Available to rent as a special feature on the DVD of Thomas Müntzer (1956).