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The amazing journey of Son of Saul star Géza Röhrig [VIDEO]

TIMES OF ISRAEL Who is the punk-rock-poet-actor behind the pathos of ‘Son of Saul’? by Lisa Klug January 10, 2016 Raised in a Hungarian orphanage from age 4, Géza Röhrig was 12 when a Jewish family adopted him. Born with … Continue reading

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“Son of Saul” and “Labyrinth of Lies” nominated for Oscars

TIMES OF ISRAEL Two Holocaust-themed films make the Oscar cut by Tom Tugend December 18, 2015 Two films about the Holocaust and its aftermath have made the cut to compete for best foreign-language film. They were selected from among entries … Continue reading

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Holocaust film ‘Son of Saul’ takes Grand Prize at Cannes

TIMES OF ISRAEL by AP and AFP May 24, 2015 The harrowing Holocaust drama “Son of Saul,” offering unflinching depictions of the gas chambers of Auschwitz, claimed the runner-up Grand Prize at the Cannes Film Festival on Sunday…The Times of … Continue reading

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