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Lauf Junge lauf (2013)

Not Rated | | Action, Biography, Drama | 10 January 2014 (Poland)
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Srulik, an eight-year-old boy, flees from the Warsaw ghetto in 1942. He attempts to survive, at first alone in the forest, and then as a Christian orphan named Jurek on a Polish farm. ... See full summary »

Director:

Pepe Danquart

Writers:

Heinrich Hadding (screenplay), Pepe Danquart (collaboration on screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Andrzej Tkacz Andrzej Tkacz ... Jurek Staniak
Kamil Tkacz Kamil Tkacz ... Srulik Staniak
Elisabeth Duda ... Magda Janczyk
Itay Tiran ... Mosche Frenkiel
Lukasz Gajdzis Lukasz Gajdzis ... Pawel
Przemyslaw Sadowski ... Grzegorz Kowalski
Jeanette Hain ... Mrs. Herman
Rainer Bock ... SS-Officer
Grazyna Szapolowska ... Mrs. Ewa Staniak
Zbigniew Zamachowski ... Hersch Fridman
Miroslaw Baka ... Mateusz Wróbel
Jochen Hägele ... SS-Officer Gestapo Headquarter
Marcel Stefanski Marcel Stefanski ... Farmer Jacket Farm
Krzysztof Porowski Krzysztof Porowski ... Awrum
Franciszek Wielkoszynski Franciszek Wielkoszynski ... Schleme
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Srulik, an eight-year-old boy, flees from the Warsaw ghetto in 1942. He attempts to survive, at first alone in the forest, and then as a Christian orphan named Jurek on a Polish farm. Throughout his ordeal, his Jewish identity is in danger of being lost. The story is based on the bestseller by Uri Orlev. Written by Anonymous

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Genres:

Action | Biography | Drama | War

Certificate:

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When the soldiers are shooting at the children in the forest, there is smoke lingering on the ground following a bullet-strike, giving away the fact that a pyrotechnic was used. See more »

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7/10 is a joke!
26 May 2020 | by cokane-48613See all my reviews

I never write any reviews, but current movie score is a joke! Just watched it on Amazon Prime by pure chance, didn't know anything about it and was extremely surprised how good it was.

I won't be talking whats the story about, other people already done it better than I could, I think you should just sit and watch it! I don't understand such a low score. Its one of the movies that will stay in your head for a while after watching it.

For me its 10/10 Finally some great movie, not special effects. I'm surprised it didn't get an Oscar or foreign film.


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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

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Germany | France | Poland

Language:

Polish | Yiddish | Hebrew | German

Release Date:

10 January 2014 (Poland) See more »

Also Known As:

Biegnij, chłopcze, biegnij See more »

Filming Locations:

Wroclaw, Dolnoslaskie, Poland See more »

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$822,601
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2.35 : 1
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