Based on a true story, this heart-wrenching film follows the journey of Gisella Perl (Christine Lahti), a Jewish-Hungarian doctor who manages to... Based on a true story, this heart-wrenching film follows the journey of Gisella Perl (Christine Lahti), a Jewish-Hungarian doctor who manages to survive Auschwitz. Decades later, she's applying for U.S. citizenship when she becomes accused of colluding with the Nazis. Her judge and jury are three INS investigators (played by Bruce Davison, Richard Crenna and Beau Bridges) who must decide her fate Written by
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at first was considered for the role of Dr Perl but she turned it down. See more
When the Russians liberate the camp, it looks like a summer evening, or at least somewhere at the end of spring time. It doesn't look like winter at all. There is no snow visible and soldiers don't have any protective clothing. Auschwitz was liberated on 27 January 1945 in midwinter Poland. See more