After Hitler took over power in 1933, many Jewish artists were forced to leave Germany. Wilhelm Furtwangler chose to stay, serving as one of the Nazi's foremost cultural assets. Major Steve Arnold is given the task of carrying out pre-trial investigations against Furtwangler, his aim is to prove that the conductor's artistic the German people with his music. genius contributed to the Nazi propaganda machine. Conversely, Furtwangler insists he chose to stay to bring comfort to Taking Sides is a film that demands the audience to take a position on the issue.
1hr 48mins long
M Contains offensive language