In 1882 a country girl disappears from a small Hungarian village. The inhabitants suggest that she was murdered by the Jews. Everything is done to accuse them before the trial. A study in ... See full summary »
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Dr. Eötvös
Marianne Schönauer ...
Dr. Eötvös' Fiancee
Ernst Deutsch ...
Scharf, Tempeldiener
Rega Hafenbrödl ...
Seine Frau
Albert Truby ...
Moritz, sein Sohn
Heinz Moog ...
Baron Onody
Maria Eis ...
Witwe Solymosi
Aglaja Schmid ...
Esther, ihre Tochter
Ida Russka ...
Bäurin Batori, Esthers Dienstgeberin
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Egressy, Staatsanwalt
Gustav Diessl ...
Staatsanwalt Both
Fritz Hinz-Fabricius ...
Gerichtspräsident
Josef Meinrad ...
Bary, Untersuchungsrichter
Erik Frey
Otto Wögerer ...
Vay, Pandurenhauptmann
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In 1882 a country girl disappears from a small Hungarian village. The inhabitants suggest that she was murdered by the Jews. Everything is done to accuse them before the trial. A study in stubbornness, racism and intolerance and how to fight against it. Written by Österreichische Filmarchiv

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15 September 1948 (Sweden)  »

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Historical (XIX. century) court process: Jewish community accused of ritual murdering Esther Solymosi.
20 December 2005 | by (Berlin, Germany) – See all my reviews

A well known historical fact among older people in Hungary: Poor maidservant Esther Solymosi commits suicide for hopeless love. The local Jewish community has been accused for murdering her. They fight for righteousness in a long court process. Enlightened politician Dr. Karoly Eötwös triumphs over prejudice and racism. The black and white movie is some long and boring. However, for viewers knowing or interested in society of their grandparents it is an excellent presentation of how they lived and thought. Especially it shows the old roots of antisemitism in Eastern Europe resulting in most terrible crime of history: holocaust.


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