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DIR: Daniel Von Aarburg
2014 / Switzerland / 91 min

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Carl Lutz, an Appenzell diplomat in Budapest, saved tens of thousands of persecuted Hungarian Jews from death during World War II. His humanitarian action is considered the greatest civil rescue operation of Jews during the Holocaust. Agnes Hirschi, his “Hungarian” stepdaughter, tells the incredible story of Carl Lutz at the original locations in Budapest. The story is complemented by statements of contemporary witnesses from all around the world, who survived the Holocaust thanks to Carl Lutz’s help.

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Director Daniel Von Aarburg
Screenplay Daniel von Aarburg
Dir. of Photography Marco Barberi
Editing Fabian C. Meier
Music Balint Dobozi, Domenico Ferrari
Sound Martin Stäheli
Duration 91 min
Year 2014
Country Switzerland
Colour Colour, Black & White
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Distribution Spot On Distribution
Spot On Distribution
Country:  Switzerland
Web:  www.spoton-distribution.com/

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