But in my film the victims are mentioned in a firsthand testimony from a youth who knew them. The film features an orgy of homosexual SA-Men and depicts one of the main characters as a troubled multiple pervert posing in a transvestite outfit, molesting little girls, and committing incest with his own mother. The character is also loosely based on "The Witch of Buchenwald", Ilse Koch , the wife of the commandant of the Buchenwald concentration camp. But from the first minute she came on-screen, I was so taken by Dyanne Thorne and her performance and her character. It's different for each person, so it's impossible to generalize the way this trauma is dealt with. Writing for the A. I was concerned with a sense of snuff, but once you show the person, make them a character and describe everything that happened before and after, the story about the rape is not pornographic — it is part of the overall story. Another Rossellini film, Germany, Year Zero , connects Nazism with homosexuality and pedophilia. Not Ilsa, who castrates men after having sex with them and runs the concentration camp with an iron fist, chafing at her sexist male superiors. Apart from a few photos illustrating how young the victims were at the time, the film uses no archival footage. He told them, 'forget about me, forget my name, go away. German actress Macha Magall played Dr. Since then I realized I want to address this topic that nobody dares talking about. How come this topic hasn't been addressed before? However, the subject remained largely taboo in studies of Nazism until the mids, when new publications by female researchers broke the silence. Daring to complain about rape is not trivial, coming out and saying openly "I was raped" is an important and rare thing even today.