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Zeitgeist 2012

Posted on the 15 February 2012 by Polycarp55 @polycarp55
Zeitgeist 2012"

"Nazi sci-fi film Iron Sky 

becomes Berlin talking point"

By Emma Jones Entertainment reporter, BBC News in Berlin 

Fantasy is hardly an escape from reality. It's a way of understanding it.
Lloyd Alexander

The reason I highlight this is that Science Fiction is a great vehicle to look at our current milieu and cultural zeitgeist.   It is interesting that a film featuring Nazis brings so many interested viewers at the Berlin Film Festival.  I think it is time that Germany looks at their Nazi Selves with truth and a touch of humor.   A truthful look is an important part of healing.

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