The real-life story of one working wife and mother who became a hero to hundreds during World War II. In 1939 Poland, Antonina Żabińska and her husband, Dr. Jan Żabiński, have the Warsaw Zoo flourishing under his stewardship and her care. When their country is invaded by the Nazis, Jan and Antonina are stunned and forced to report to the Reich's newly appointed chief zoologist, Lutz Heck. To fight back on their own terms, the Żabińskis covertly begin working with the Resistance and put into action plans to save lives out of what has become the Warsaw Ghetto, with Antonina putting herself and even her children at great risk.

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4.7 out of 5
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22 Ratings

14+ COMMON SENSE

Intense, violent true story about courage in WWII.

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Studio
Scion Films
Genre
Drama
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Copyright
© 2017 Focus Features. A Comcast Company.

Languages

Primary
English (Stereo, Dolby)

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CC
Closed captions refer to subtitles in the available language with the addition of relevant non-dialogue information.

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