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The Pianist (2002)

The Pianist (2002) - Dirceted by Roman Polanski starring with Adrien Brody. A Polish Jewish musician struggles to survive the destruction of the Warsaw ghetto of World War II. Very touching, amazing movie with a documentary line.

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Music was his passion. Survival was his masterpiece. Roman Polanski's remarkable, Oscar & Palme D'Or winning film The Pianist tells the true story of Wladyslaw Szpilman. Managing to survive in the Krakow ghetto while the vast majority of the Jewish population have been transported to concentration camps, Szpilman leads a lonely, dangerous existence sheltering in abandoned houses. Directed by a film artist who lived through the times it depicts. One of the most haunting Holocaust-themed…