Crisis (1939 film)

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Directed by Herbert Kline
Hans Burger (co-director)
Alexander Hammid (co-director)
Cinematography Alexander Hammid
Edited by Alexander Hammid
Distributed by Arthur Mayer & Joseph Burstyn
Release date
  • March 13, 1939 (1939-03-13) (USA)
Running time
95 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Crisis (1939) is a feature-length documentary about the 1938 Sudeten Crisis. It was released briefly before the Nazi occupation of Czechoslovakia on March 15, 1939. The film was directed by Herbert Kline, Hans Burger, and Alexander Hammid, with narration written by Vincent Sheean and read by Leif Erickson. The National Board of Review named Crisis one of the ten best films of 1939.[1]


  1. ^ Awards Information for Crisis, 1939 Film. IMDb. Retrieved October 22, 2015.

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