Definition of Riefenstahl, Leni in English:

Riefenstahl, Leni

proper noun

  • (1902–2003), German film-maker and photographer; full name Bertha Helene Amalie Riefenstahl. She was chiefly known for Triumph of the Will (1935), a depiction of the 1934 Nuremberg Nazi Party rallies. Though she was not working for the Nazi Party, outside Germany her work was regarded as Nazi propaganda.

Pronunciation

Riefenstahl, Leni

/ˈriːf(ə)nˌʃtɑːl/