The Nazi Officer's Wife


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Release Date: May 17, 2003Running Time: 97 mins.
Genre: Adaptation, Documentary, Historical

Cast:
Susan Sarandon
Julia Ormond
Edith Hahn Beer
Angela Schluter

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Summary:
Edith Han was an outspoken young woman studying law in Vienna when the Gestapo forced Edith and her mother into a Jewish ghetto. Edith was taken away to a labor camp, and when she returned home months later, she found her mother had been deported. Knowing she would become a hunted woman, Edith went underground, scavenging for food and searching each night for a safe place to sleep. Her boyfriend, Pepi, proved too terrified to help her, but a Christian friend was not. Using the woman's identity papers, Edith fled to Munich. There she met Werner Vetter, a Nazi Party member who fell in love with her. Despite her protests and even her eventual confession that she was Jewish, he married her and k... Full Summary >>

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