Rommel

Three-part documentary, ARD

Director: Philip Remy

Production: MPR München

Camera: Raphael Scriba

 

General Field Marshal Erwin Rommel, the "Desert Fox" in northern Africa during the Second World War. Hitler's favourite general. An attempt to recollect the past. Who was Erwin Rommel, the person, and what happened really in northern Africa? A closer look at Rommel, the myth. Recollections of allied forces and people close to and closely in contact with Rommel. In Namibia and South Africa we visit Rommel's driver, his ordinance and Churchill's secretary.