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When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit (2019)

Als Hitler das rosa Kaninchen stahl (original title)
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A Jewish family had to flee from the Nazis from Berlin. First, they flee to Zurich. From there it goes to Paris and finally to London.

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Caroline Link

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Anna Brüggemann, Judith Kerr (novel) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Riva Krymalowski Riva Krymalowski ... Anna Kemper
Marinus Hohmann Marinus Hohmann ... Max Kemper
Carla Juri ... Dorothea Kemper
Oliver Masucci ... Arthur Kemper
Justus von Dohnányi ... Onkel Julius
Ursula Werner ... Heimpi
Rahel Hubacher Rahel Hubacher ... Mutter Zwirn
Peter Bantli Peter Bantli ... Vater Zwirn
Hannah Kampichler Hannah Kampichler ... Vreneli Zwirn
Meisser Noah Meisser Noah ... Franz Zwirn
Held Alina Held Alina ... Trudi Zwirn
Risch Flurin Alexander Risch Flurin Alexander ... Reto
Knight Emma Knight Emma ... Rösli
Anne Bennent ... Madame Prune
Luisa-Céline Gaffron Luisa-Céline Gaffron ... Grete Hader
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In 1933 in Berlin. Anna is only nine years old when her life changes from the ground up. To escape the Nazis, her father Arthur Kemper, a well-known Jewish journalist, has to flee to Zurich. His family, Anna, her twelve-year-old brother Max and her mother Dorothea, follow him shortly thereafter. Anna has to leave everything behind, including her beloved pink rabbit, and to face a new life full of challenges and privations abroad.

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Country:

Germany | Switzerland

Language:

German | Swiss German | French | English

Release Date:

25 December 2019 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Berlin, Germany See more »

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$5,776,352
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Besides Jojo Rabbit (2019) it is the second 2019-released movie that involves Hitler and has the word "Rabbit" in the title. See more »

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Remake of Als Hitler das rosa Kaninchen stahl (1978) See more »

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A hard-hitting, unforgettable drama, in which hope prevails.
26 December 2019 | by CitizenDeviSee all my reviews

Als Hitler das rosa Kaninchen stahl is a beautiful film. The performances are absolutely great all around, and Riva Krymalowski is an outstanding lead. The movie is full of admirable dialogue, and the direction as well as the cinematography are elegantly done too. Also, thanks to the very good editing the film moves along at a seemingly perfect pace. This is an important story and it works well as a movie suitable for both children and adults. As an adult you'll definitely get more out of it overall, but I think it's something children should see and will get much of value out of. Sadly I missed the first ten to fifteen minutes of it because my mum insisted on having nachos despite the long queue. I'll catch up on what happened in those early minutes of the film once it comes out. Please try to see this one, whoever's reading. I can't imagine that movie not captivating you, yes you, as well. Every single thing works on a wholly believable emotional level. It's a film that hits hard and lets you feel how painful having to face the ugliness of humanity at such an early age must be. It's some kind of adventure family movie with a bit of comedy in one way, but mainly a hard-hitting drama you won't forget any time soon.


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