The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler

The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler

John Kent Harrison (2009)

12 Certificate
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Fact-based drama telling the story of Polish social worker Irena Sendler, who defied Nazi rule during the Second World War occupation. Posing as a nurse, she helped smuggle more than 2,500 Jewish children out of the Warsaw ghetto to safety in other countries. Starring Anna Paquin, Goran Visnjic, Marcia Gay Harden and Nathaniel Park.

Cast & Crew

Irena Sendler Anna Paquin
Janina Sendler Marcia Gay Harden
Stefan Zgrzembski Goran Visnjic
Director John Kent Harrison

Other Information

Language: English / Russian / German / Latvian Colour Guidance: Contains violence.


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