Why did the German Church embrace Adolf Hitler and the NaziParty? And what was a good German, a deeply religious andspiritual man, to do about it? Dietrich Bonhoeffer was ayoung German theologian who offered one of the first clearvoices of resistance to Adolf Hitler. Bonhoeffer openlychallenged his church to stand with the Jews in their timeof greatest need. And he eventually joined to plots to killHitler. Extensive research in the US and Europe brings tolife this amazing story of moral courage. Extraordinaryarchival footage is interwoven with interviews with friends,family students of Bonhoeffer, leading historians andtheologians. The words of Bonhoeffer are read by actor KlausMaria Brandauer.