Writers

Esther Gerritsen & Saskia Diesing

Director

Saskia Diesing

By the end of WWII, the German village of 15 year old girl Winnie is occupied by the battalion of the young Russian soldier Alexei. When a train with dying prisoners of the concentration camp Bergen Belsen is stranded close to the village, the prisoners are accommodated in the village. Among them a Dutch Jewish student named Simon, whose parents didn’t survive the war. Stuck together in a town that is troubled with starvation, sickness and death, an unexpected friendship derives.



 

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