Alone in Berlin (2016)

Film details

  • Director

    Vincent Perez

  • Countries

    France United Kingdom Germany

  • Year

    2016

  • Genres

    War Historical drama

  • Type

    Film

  • Category

    Fiction

Alternative titles

  • Jeder stirbt für sich allein Original

Synopsis

In Berlin in June 1940, working-class couple Otto and Anna Quangel discover that their only child has been killed fighting in World War II. Their profound sense of grief leads them to conduct a campaign of resistance against the Nazi regime that involves composing a series of anonymous postcards attacking Hitler's government and leaving them in public places around Berlin. Soon their campaign comes to the attention of Gestapo inspector Escherich and a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse begins that reinforces Otto and Anna’s sense of purpose and love for each other.

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