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Son of Saul

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Original title
Saul fia (Son of Saul)
Running time
107 min.
Hungary Hungary
László Nemes, Clara Royer
László Melis
Mátyás Erdély
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Laokoon Filmgroup
Drama | Holocaust. II World War. Nazism. Prison Drama
Synopsis / Plot
In the horror of 1944 Auschwitz, a jewish prisoner forced to burn the corpses of his own people finds moral survival upon trying to salvage from the flames the body of a boy he takes for his son.
2015: Academy Awards: Best Foreign Language Film
2015: Cannes Film Festival: Grand Prize & FIPRESCI Award
2015: César Awards: Nominated for Best Foreign Film
2015: Golden Globes: Best Foreign Language Film
2016: BAFTA Awards (UK): Best Foreign Language Film
2015: David di Donatello Awards (Italy): Best European Union Film
2016: Goya Awards (Spain): Nominated for Best European Film
2016: Guldbagge Awards (Sweden): Best Foreign Film
2015: Independent Spirit Awards: Best Foreign Film
2015: National Board Review (NBR): Best Foreign Film
2015: Satellite Awards: Best Foreign Language Film
2015: British Independent Film Awards (BIFA): Nominated for Best International Independent Film
2015: Directors Guild of America (DGA): Nominated for Breakthrough Director
2015: New York Film Critics Circle: Best First Film
2015: Critics Choice Awards: Best Foreign Language Film
2015: Los Angeles Films Critics Association: Best Foreign Language Film. 2 Nom.
2015: Chicago Film Critics Awards: Best Foreign Language Film. 3 Nominations
2015: San Francisco Film Critics Circle: Best Foreign Language Film
2016: Gaudí Awards: Nominated for Best European Film
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