About the film
holocaust (shoah) auschwitz-birkenau concentration camp
Release Date: September 20, 1963
|Slogan||:||«Jailer and prisoner… both haunted by the Holocaust»|
|Production Companies||:||Zespol Filmowy "Kamera"|
|Director||:||Andrzej Munk, Witold Lesiewicz|
|Writers||:||Andrzej Munk, Zofia Posmysz, Zofia Posmysz|
A German woman on a ship returning to Europe notices a face of another woman which brings recollections from the past. She tells her husband that she had been an overseer in Auschwitz during the war, but she has actually saved a woman's life.