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Wunderkinder (2011)

 -  Drama | Music | War  -  6 October 2011 (Germany)
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The story takes place in the Ukraine (Poltava) in 1941 before and during the German invasion. This story is about deep friendship between three musically talented children . Two Jewish ... See full summary »

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Oberst Tapilin
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Helga Reich
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SS-Sturmbannführer Becker
Michael Brandner ...
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Kai Wiesinger ...
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Irina Salomonowa
Michael Mendl ...
Aaron Kaplan
Ingo Naujoks ...
Lehrer
Brigitte Grothum ...
Hanna Reich im Alter
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Samuel Kaplan
Konstantin Wecker ...
SS-Standartenführer Schwartow
Elin Kolev ...
Abrascha Kaplan
Imogen Burrell ...
Larissa Brodsky
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The story takes place in the Ukraine (Poltava) in 1941 before and during the German invasion. This story is about deep friendship between three musically talented children . Two Jewish children both virtuosic and a talented German girl who share a love of music .. Their friendship extends beyond the gaps of different religions and nationalities, The Nazis invasion to the Soviet Union destroyed their world and they and their families deal with death threats War brings with it. Written by bar

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A fascinating story of friendship and courage
17 August 2012 | by (Peth) – See all my reviews

Holocaust movies are not easy viewing. However, they are usually uplifting dramas telling stories of incredible human courage and endurance, alongside horrific cruelty. I see everyone that I can, not because I need to know any more about the holocaust but because I feel we need to bear witness to this tragedy in our history. There are still stories to be told and we should honour those stories by listening, reading and watching.

The children in this German language film are fabulous and the friend who attended the preview with me said that she had to keep repeating to herself that it wasn't real, so she didn't break down. It is also a fascinating story of friendship and courage.


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