The False Witness: Trial of Adolf Hitler


An allegorical courtroom drama in which Hitler is on trial before a judge of the Eternal Court of Justice. His defense attorney is Martin Luther and his prosecutor Thomas Jefferson. Among the witnesses who testify about the historical roots of the Nazis' anti-Semitism are Shakespeare, Wagner, Henry Ford, Franklin Roosevelt, Pope Pius XII, the Apostle Paul, and Rambam.
Format: Drama


Original or Prominent Production: Washington D.C., 1994
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Original Language: English