On the night of February 13th, 1945 there began one of the most controversial raids of World War 2 - the bombing of Dresden. It is a controversy which still rages today.
Contemporary witnesses, previously unheard, describe the events and the terror of what it was like to be in Dresden through the night of bombing.
This film was made as a memorial to the loss of human life and of great works of art, and as a warning of the future. It is a demand for peace and a plea for humanity.