Anna's War

Война Анны

Russia 2017
In Russian, Ukrainian, German with English subtitles
75 min
Suitable for audiences aged 16 and above
Director: Aleksey Fedorchenko
Screenplay: Natalya Meshchaninova & Aleksey Fedorchenko
Cast: Marta Kozlova
Production: Andrey Saveliev, Artem Vasilyev, Maxim Lojevsky / SAGa, Metrafilm
Print Source: Media Luna New Films

It is the year 1941. Amidst the mass coordinated execution of Jews the entire family of a 6-year-old Anna dies. Her mother covers Anna up with her own body, and the girl miraculously survives. She hides in the disused chimney in the Nazi commander’s office - without food or water, in solitude and fear. So begins a story of the struggle for life that lasts for over two years. So begins this story of the struggle for life, of fighting against the huge and terrifying world of adults. The story of a war in which a little Jewish girl prevails.

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