Süskind

Based on a breathtaking true story.

1942. In Nazi occupied Amsterdam, Walter Süskind becomes a member of the Jewish Council. He befriends the SS officer Aus der Fünten and meanwhile joins the Dutch resistance party. With his new position Süskind can save hundreds of children from the transportation to concentration camps, while risking everything he has and the lives of everyone he loves. When Aus der Fünten finds out about Süskinds betrayal, the Nazi takes revenge.

RELEASE YEAR

2012

GENRE

War drama

LANGUAGE

Dutch

DIRECTOR

Rudolf van den Berg

WRITER

Chris W. Mitchell & Rudolf van den Berg

CAST

Jeroen Spitzenberger, Nynke Beekhuizen, Tygo Gernandt, Karl Markovitz

CO-PRO

Fu Works (NL), Cadenza Films (NL), VARA (NL)

BUDGET

€ 4.9 M

FINANCIERS

The Netherlands Film Fund, CoBO Fund (NL), MyM (Make Your Movie), U-media

DISTRIBUTOR

Independent Films

SALES AGENT

Beta Cinema

FESTIVALS AND AWARDS

Netherlands Film Festival (Golden Calf Best Supporting Actress for Olga Zuiderhoek), Golden Film, Jewish FF USA (Award Best Narrative Feature Film)

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