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Leni Riefenstahl

Film Director, Artist (22-Aug-1902 — 8-Sep-2003)


Steven Bach. Leni: The Life and Work of Leni Riefenstahl. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 2007. 386pp.

Renata Berg-Pan. Leni Riefenstahl. Twayne. 1980. 222pp.

Cooper C. Graham. Leni Riefenstahl and Olympia. Scarecrow Press. 1936. 323pp.

David B. Hinton. The Films of Leni Riefenstahl. Scarecrow Press. 1978. 162pp.

Glenn B. Infield. Leni Riefenstahl: The Fallen Film Goddess. Crowell. 1976. 278pp.

Lutz Kinkel. Die Scheinwerferin: Leni Riefenstahl und das "Dritte Reich". Europa Verlag. 2002. 380pp. Language: German.

Leni Riefenstahl. Memoiren. A. Knaus. 1987. 926pp. Language: German.

Leni Riefenstahl. The Sieve of Time: The Memoirs of Leni Riefenstahl. Quartet. 1992. 669pp.

Rainer Rother. Translated by Martin H. Bott. Leni Riefenstahl: The Seduction of Genius. Continuum International Publishing Group. 2002. 262pp.

Rainer Rother. Leni Riefenstahl. Heyne. 2002. 317pp. Language: German.

Audrey Salkeld. A Portrait of Leni Riefenstahl. Jonathan Cape. 1996. 312pp.

Angelika Taschen (editor). Leni Riefenstahl: Five Lives. Taschen. 2000. 336pp.

Jurgen Trimborn. Translated by Edna McCown. Leni Riefenstahl: A Life. Faber and Faber. 2007. 351pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Public Information Research Namebase [link]

  5. Wikipedia [link]

  6. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.597)

  7. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1242)

  8. Penguin Companion to the Arts in the Twentieth Century (p.277)

  9. The Film Encyclopedia, 5th Edition (p.1189)

  10. Cassell Companion to Cinema (p.473)

  11. Chambers Film and TV Handbook (p.283)

  12. The Encyclopedia of Film (p.455)

  13. The New Biographical Dictionary of Film (p.736)

  14. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.871)

  15. The Guide to Film Directors (pp.714-19)

  16. The St. James Encyclopedia of Film Directors (pp.415-19)

  17. The International Who's Who 2001 (p.1296)

  18. International Dictionary of Women's Biography (p.395)

  19. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.423)

  20. ESPN Sports Almanac 2004 (p.536)

  21. The Biographical Dictionary of World War II (p.457)

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