Carl Laemmle

From James L. Freedman, the director of the critically acclaimed HBO documentary Glickman (Executive Produced by Martin Scorsese), comes his follow up film, Carl Laemmle. Laemmle is the extraordinary life story of the man who founded Universal Pictures and saved over 300 Jewish refugee families from Nazi Germany.

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Adrian Padarath
NOTES FROM THE FILM TOWN:

Wolves of Kultur was designed as one of the most virulent anti-German propaganda films of the World War I era.  While other films (with titles like To Hell with the Kaiser) tackled the situation in Europe, Wolves of Kultur dealt with treason and sabotage in America—a legacy of the destruction of the munitions dump at Black Tom Island, just off Jersey City, two years earlier.

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Adrian Padarath