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Not All Were Murderers (2006)

Nicht alle waren Mörder (original title)
Based on the childhood memories of actor Michael Degen, the movie deals with the everyday struggle to survive as a Jewish boy in Nazi Germany. As his father had died in 1940 after being ... See full summary »

Director:

Jo Baier

Writers:

Jo Baier (teleplay), Michael Degen (novel)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Nadja Uhl ... Anna Degen
Aaron Altaras ... Michael Degen
Hannelore Elsner ... Ludmilla Dimitrieff
Dagmar Manzel Dagmar Manzel ... Martchen
Maria Simon ... Lona Furkert
Katharina Thalbach ... Oma Teuber
Richy Müller ... Karl Hotze
Axel Prahl Axel Prahl ... Erwin Redlich
Merab Ninidze ... Russischer Offizier
Martin Stührk Martin Stührk ... Rolf Redlich
Steffi Kühnert ... Käthe Hotze
Maria Hofstätter ... Erna Niehoff
Michael Schenk Michael Schenk ... Gestapomann
Michael Gerber Michael Gerber ... Herr Teuber
Holger Kunkel ... Nazibonze
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Based on the childhood memories of actor Michael Degen, the movie deals with the everyday struggle to survive as a Jewish boy in Nazi Germany. As his father had died in 1940 after being released from the Sachsenhausen concentration camp, Michael and his mother fear to be deported themselves. They manage to live in Berlin with false names and faked papers, hidden by several, often broken, people... Written by fippi2000

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Not all were murderers
28 February 2019 | by zutterjp48See all my reviews

The title of this film is very clear: during the Second World War jewish people and also other persons persecuted by the Nazi government lived in the unterground, helped and protected by German who don't agree with the nazi regime. The film is based on the memories of Michael Degen and he and his mother could escape from the fatal deportations. Not all were murderers is an excellent dramatic film !!


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Release Date:

1 November 2006 (Germany) See more »

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Ce n'étaient pas tous des assassins See more »

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Berlin, Germany See more »

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