Photos of Dachau Concentration Camp victims. Taken April 29, 1945.

Historical Resources

LGBTQ+ Holocaust Specialist and Lead Historical Advisor on THE LIBERATOR: Dr. Jake Newsome, Public Historian of the LGBTQ+ Past

Key Memoirs of Pink Triangle Survivors who influenced the creation of MARCEL, a fictional character based on gay survivors of the Holocaust:

The Men with the Pink Triangle by Heinz Heger

Deported Homosexual by Pierre Seel

Additional Non-Fiction Research Material that inspired the film:

The Pink Triangle by Richard Plant

The Dachau Concentration Camp, 1933 – 1945

Historical Advisors’ Websites & Contact Information:

Lead Historical Advisor: Dr. Jake Newsome

Dr. Geoffrey Giles

Dr. Samuel Huneke

Dr. Wolf Gruner

60 Minutes presentation, featuring Dimensions in Testimony and the USC Shoah Foundation: Letting Future Generations Speak with Holocaust Survivors

To learn more about the Holocaust liberators, visit: