Passions: Barry Humphries On The Music Hitler Banned

November 28, 2017

Comedian Barry Humphries explains his lifelong passion for the powerful and transgressive music and art of Germany and Austria after the First World War, and explores what happened to it under Hitler.

‘fascinating …a vivid account of what these artists meant to him, and their value to the world … A moving film’
The Independent

‘a tragic story given much humanity and humour’
Sunday Times

‘Humphries’ sheer force of personality and passion for his subject shine through’


Producer/Director Jill Nicholls
Co-Producer Nicky Bolster
Executive Producer Iain Wimbush for Rumpus Media
Cinematography Daniel Meyers
Film Editor Allen Charlton