The Delores and Harry Rosen Fund of the JPL presents
Movie in German with English subtitles, 120 min.
When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit by Caroline Link (Germany, 2019)
An adaptation of the renowned British writer and jurist Judith Kerr’s awardwinning semi-autobiographical novel of the same name – this is the story about a young Jewish girl and her family's escape from the Nazis through Switzerland and Paris in 1933, before settling in England in 1936. It is a film about expulsion, anti-Semitism and xenophobia, telling the story through the perspective of a child, brilliantly acted by Riva Krymalowski.
Oscar-winning director Caroline Link (Nowhere in Africa) is one of Germany’s top talents, skilled at captivating audiences with powerful images and gripping stories.
In collaboration with the Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany, the Goethe-Institut Montréal and the Montreal Holocaust Museum.