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Background - Nazi
Mosse, Nazi Culture  
George L. Mosse, Nazi Culture: Intellectual, Cultural and Social Life in the Third Reich (NY: Grosset & Dunlap, 1966), introduction. [A thematic introduction to a collection of National Socialist documents.]

Background - Nazi
Kershaw, Hitler Myth, Chapter 1 
Ian Kershaw, The 'Hitler Myth': Image and Reality in the Third Reich (NY & Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1987)

Background: Nazi Culture
The  notorious anti-Semitic film produced the the Nazis: Der Ewige Jude.

Background - Nazi - Triumph of the Will

Hitler Speaks
Here is a fascinating film on Hitler  home films:
Hitler Speaks 

Background - WWII

Biddle, Tami Davis, "Dresden Revisited," Wilson Quarterly, Spring 2005, 60-80.

World War II in Color

[Starts after "Soviet" examples, with "Anti-Semitic" images.]