Son of Saul

Pafforama

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Saul fia
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Synopsis

October 1944, Auschwitz-Birkenau. Saul Ausländer is a member of the Sonderkommando, the group of Jewish prisoners isolated from the camp and forced to assist the Nazis in the machinery of extermination. While working in a crematorium, Saul discovers the corpse of a boy he takes for his son. As the Sonderkommando plans a rebellion, Saul decides to carry out an impossible task: save the child’s body from the flames, find a rabbi and offer the boy a proper burial.