“History is not about the facts. It is about the context and who is telling the story.” —Prof. Milton Fine.
"Who controls the past controls the future: who controls the present controls the past." –– George Orwell in his novel "1984."
The agricultural regulations enacted by the German occupying power decreed the reprivatisation of the former Soviet kolkhozes and urged the peasants to work privately from now on. The film Die neue Agrarordnung advertises the advantages of the new regulation.
ABOVE. Rex–Film's statement that Jacobi was engaged to work on the "agrarian-political film'" commissioned by the Ministry for the Occupied Eastern Territories.
Part of Jacobi's letter complaining about working in Partisan areas with his own camera.
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