Disco Film 5: In the Heart of US Military Espionage
(Disco 5: Im Zentrum der US-Militärspionage)
GDR, 1975, 9 min, b&w
In German; English subtitles
Disco 5: Im Zentrum der US-Militärspionage © DEFA-Stiftung
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This documentary is a portrait of the East German spy Horst Hesse, who inflitrated the American Military Intelligence Division in the 1950s. Horst Hesse was a hero in the GDR for saving his country. His story served as the basis for the spy film For Eyes Only.
The film is available for purchase as a special feature on the DVD of For Eyes Only - Top Secret.