Paragraph 175
Paragraph 175 (2000)

Paragraph 175 interviews the few surviving homosexuals who endured unspeakable horrors under the Nazi regime. Through the testimonies of these men and woman, an untold chapter of the Holocaust unfolds. It is extremely painful for these… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 13, 2000
DVD Release Date: July 23, 2002
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Critic Score: 93% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Eric Harrison
Houston Chronicle

One of the most moving interviews is with Pierre Seel.

Lawrence Van Gelder
New York Times

At once admirable and deeply unsettling.

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Shlomo Schwartzberg
Boxoffice Magazine

It's a provocative subject, but one that is undermined by directors Jeffrey Friedman and Rob Epstein's overly narrow focus.

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Kevin Maynard
Mr. Showbiz

The reason to watch is the firsthand testimonies themselves.

Pablo Villaça
Cinema em Cena

Importante documentário que, embora burocrático em sua estrutura, traz depoimentos fortes e comoventes, revelando aspectos pouco divulgados sobre os horrores da Segunda Guerra.

Stephen Tropiano

An extraordinary film that serves as important reminder.

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Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle

An exquisite and powerful documentary -- one whose elegance only heightens its devastating impact.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Illuminating, eloquent, harrowing and, at times, surprisingly humorous account of the untold story of the Nazi persecution of homosexuals of the Third Reich.

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Robert Strohmeyer

The salvation of this picture is the humanity it contains.

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Flixster Audience Score: 83% Flixster User Reviews
Sunil Jawahir
Pretty rough but worth the watch.