Leni Riefenstahl (1902-2003) was a German actress and
  • Leni Riefenstahl
director whose admiration and support of Adolf Hitler and the Third Reich doomed her career and dogged her even after she long rejected the Nazi paradigm. She was, however, one of the first directors to employ certain filming techniques with equipment like cranes and dollies.

In her later years, she became an avid photographer.


  • White Hell of Pitz Palu (1929) - Riefenstahl is tied to a sled during a mountain rescue.

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