A close-knit group of young kids in Nazi Germany listen to banned swing music from the US. Soon dancing and fun lead to more difficult choices as the Nazis begin tightening the grip on Germany. Each member of the group is forced to face some tough choices about right, wrong, and survival. Written by
Susan Southall <firstname.lastname@example.org>
They fought for the freedom that bound them together.
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Did You Know?
At the end of the film, when Willy is running after Peter and stops, there is clearly nothing at Willy's feet. Later, after being told "Swing Heil", he grabs an umbrella on a wet poster at his feet that clearly wasn't there before. See more
Herr Knopp, Gestapo
How I envy the young. For them everything is so clear. Things seem to be either one way or another. It is only with a little age that you begin to see life as a series of compromises. But even in compromising one must draw a line.
IT DON'T MEAN A THING (IF IT AIN'T GOT THAT SWING)
Written by Duke Ellington
and Irving Mills
Performed by Billy Banks
Courtesy of Interstate Music Ltd. See more