Category «Holocaust Movies»

No Place on Earth

No place on earth is an American documentary directed by Janet Tobias and produced by The History Channel . It was premiered on September 10, 2012 at the Toronto International Film Festival and theaters in the United States on April 5, 2013. Argument The film features research by New Yorker Chris Nicola who, while exploring …

The ninth day

The ninth day is a German film of 2004 directed by Volker Schlöndorff based on the real history of the Luxembourgish Catholic priest Jean Bernard ,collected in his autobiography Pfarrerblock 25487 ( ISBN 2-87963-286-2 ). The winner of an Oscar and the Palme d’ Or in Cannes for The Tin Drum , Volker Schlöndorff ( …

The pianist

The Pianist ( The Pianist ) is a film of year 2002 directed by Roman Polanski and Adrien Brody asmain actor. It is an adaptation of the memoirs of the Polish musicianof Jewish origin Władysław Szpilman . In 2002 he received the Palme d’Or at the Cannes International Film Festival . She was the winner …

Shoah (film)

Shoah (the Hebrew שואה, “catastrophe”) is a French documentary from filmmaker French Claude Lanzmann , released in 1985 , and last approximately ten hours. Subtitles and filmed testimonies were published in a book of the same name, translated into Spanish in 2003 . The film by Claude Lanzmann is an oral history documentary , filmed …

Il Rosa Nudo

Il Rosa Nudo (Naked Rose) is a 2013 film written and directed by Giovanni Coda . The film has been filmed at Quartu Sant’Elena and Siliqua in Sardinia , Italy, and has been presented and projected at the 2013 national premiere of the Torino GLBT Film Festival – Da Sodoma to Hollywood . The film …

In Darkness

In Darkness (in Polish , W ciemności ) is a 2011 film by director Agnieszka Holland 1 based on real events. The story of Leopold Socha , during the Ghetto of Lviv that hid in the sewers of the city about twenty Jews. Dedicated to Marek Edelman , 2 is a Polish-Canadian co-production with script …

Korkoro

Korkoro ( “Freedom” in Romany ) is a dramatic film French of 2009 , written and directed by Tony Gatlif , starring French actors Marc Lavoine , Marie-Josee Croze and James Thiérrée . It was premiered at the Montreal International Film Festival , where it won the Grand Prize of the Americas and other awards. …

The rafle

The rafle (2010) is a French film written and directed by Roselyne Bosch. It tells the story of the Winter Velodrome raid when the Paris police (in collaboration with the Nazi occupiers) locked up Jewish prisoners at the Winter Velodrome in preparation for sending them to a concentration camp . 1 Synopsis Jo Weissman (a …

Zwartboek

Zwartboek (known as the black book in Spain and Colombia , Black book. The black book in Argentina and The blacklist in Mexico and Venezuela ) is a 2006 film directed by Paul Verhoeven and starring Carice van Houten , Sebastian Koch and Thom Hoffman . The feature film, a war drama of intrigue, tells …

Schindler’s List

Schindler ‘s List is a1993 American film directed by Steven Spielberg . The film tells the story of Oskar Schindler , a German businessmanwho saved the lives of about 1100 Polish Jews during the Holocaust . It is based on the historical fiction novel Schindler’s Ark ( Schindler’s Ark ), written by Thomas Keneally . …

Monsieur Batignole

Monsieur Batignole is a French film directed by Gérard Jugnot in 2002 , and starring Gérard Jugnot , Alexia Portal , Jules Sitruk , Michèle Garcia , Jean-Paul Rouve . References This article is a derivative work of « [] » by journalists of 20minutos.es , available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported license …

The great Dictator

The Great Dictator (English The Great Dictator ) is an American film of 1940 written, directed and starring the British Charles Chaplin . Chaplin was the only filmmaker in Hollywood who continued to make silent films when sound was already fully implanted in movies, and this was his first sound film , and also the …

Good (film)

Good is a film of December 31st of 2008 , directed by Vicente Amorim and starring Viggo Mortensen , Jason Isaacs and Jodie Whittaker . It is based on the eponymous book of the writer Cecil Philip Taylor . Argument The film presents the story of John Halder (Viggo Mortensen), a literature professor who framed …

Counterfeiters

The Counterfeiters (original title: Die Fälscher ) is anAustro-German film of 2007, directed by Stefan Ruzowitzky based on real facts. Argument It is based on a real fact and deals with the making of false money in Nazi Germany during World War II , which was called Operation Bernhard , a secret plan devised by …

Europe Europe (film)

Europe Europa (original German language Hitlerjunge Salomon , ” Young Hitlerian Salomon”) is a 1990 filmdirected by Agnieszka Holland . It is based on the autobiography of 1989 of Solomon Perel a Jew who escaped the extermination Nazi impersonating ary . 1 In the film they appear Marco Hofschneider , Julie Delpy and the own …

Defiance

Defiance – in Spain, Resistance – is a war film released in 2008, directed by Edward Zwick . It is set in the western part of the Soviet Socialist Republic of Belarus occupied by the Nazis, the forests of Belarus . Argument The film is based on an actual event in Poland in 1941 . …

Sophie’s decision

Sophie’s Choice (original in English : Sophie’s Choice ) is a British film – American dramatic 1982 written and directed by Alan J. Pakula and starring Meryl Streep , Kevin Kline and Peter MacNicol . 1 Awarded numerous American and international film awards. Synopsis In the summer of 1947 Stingo, a young aspiring writer from …

Fields of Hope

Fields of Hope ( Sorstalanság in Hungarian ) is a film directed by Lajos Koltai and released in 2005. It is based on the semi-autobiographical novel written by Imre Kertész , winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2002, who also wrote the script. The music of the film was composed by Ennio Morricone …

Bent (film)

Bent (in English ‘twisted’ or ‘crooked’,applied to homosexuals ) is a film British of 1997 with thematic LGBT directed by Sean Mathias and starring Clive Owen , Lothaire Bluteau and Ian McKellen . It is based on the homonymous play of 1979 by Martin Sherman , in turn inspired by the men of the pink …

Amen.

Amen is a film directed by Costa-Gavras , which narrates the supposed complicity with which the Holy See and several countries of the world tolerated that the regime of the Nazi Germany advanced in the extermination of Jews during World War II and is based in the work of theater the vicar of Rolf Hochhuth …