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The Mover

Directed by: Davis Simanis
87 Minutes, 2019, Drama; War

The Mover tells the gripping account of blue-collar worker ┼Żanis Lipke, who was honored for his heroic deeds during World War II. Under Soviet and German occupations, Lipke conducted a covert operation to save local Jews from Nazi persecution, moving them to an underground bunker hidden on his property.


Director: Davis Simanis


Winner - Best Film (Between Israeli and Jewish Identity Competition) Haifa International Film Festival

Official Entry (Latvia) Best International Feature Film 2020 Academy Awards