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Son of Saul., a Sony Pictures Classics release, Laododon Filmgroup presents with the support of the Hungarian National Film Fund and the Claims Conference ; screenplay by Clara Royer & László Nemes ; producers, Gábor Sipos & Gábor Rajna ; director, László Nemes, Fullscreen

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Son of Saul., a Sony Pictures Classics release, Laododon Filmgroup presents with the support of the Hungarian National Film Fund and the Claims Conference ; screenplay by Clara Royer & László Nemes ; producers, Gábor Sipos & Gábor Rajna ; director, László Nemes, Fullscreen
Language
hun
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for disturbing violent content, and some graphic nudity., CHV rating: 14A
Main title
Son of Saul.
Oclc number
944455111
Responsibility statement
a Sony Pictures Classics release, Laododon Filmgroup presents with the support of the Hungarian National Film Fund and the Claims Conference ; screenplay by Clara Royer & László Nemes ; producers, Gábor Sipos & Gábor Rajna ; director, László Nemes
Runtime
107
Summary
October 1944, Auschwitz-Birkenau. Saul Auslñder is a Hungarian member of the Sonderkommando, the group of Jewish prisoners isolated from the camp and forced to assist the Nazis in the machinery of large-scale extermination. While working in one of the crematoriums, Saul discovers the body of a boy he takes for his son. As the Sonderkommando plans a rebellion, Saul decides to carry out an impossible task: save the child's body from the flames, find a rabbi to recite the mourner's Kaddish
Technique
live action
resource.version
Fullscreen
Classification
resource.filmdirector
resource.filmproducer
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