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PERLASCA: THE COURAGE OF A JUST MAN

by Alberto Negrin

synopsis

A film chronicling the exploits of Italian businessman Giorgio Perlasca, who saved more than 5,000 Hungarian Jews through a combination of lies, bribery and derring-do.

international title: Perlasca: The Courage of a Just Man
original title: Perlasca: Un eroe Italiano
country: Italy, France, Hungary, Sweden
sales agent: Castle Hill
year: 2002
genre: fiction
directed by: Alberto Negrin
release date: IT 28/01/2002
screenplay: Stefano Rulli, Sandro Patraglia (from the book by Enrico Deaglio)
cast: Luca Zingaretti, Amanda Sandrelli, György Cserhalmi, Elena Arvigo, Jerome Ange
producer: Anna Giolitti, Carlo Degli Esposito
production: RAI Cinema, Palomar, Focus Film, Sveriges Television AB - SVT
distributor: United International Pictures y Cia