Jakob, der Lügner (Jacob the Liar)
Jakob, der Lügner (Jacob the Liar) (1975)

The screenplay for this wartime tragi-comedy was written by Jurek Becker, a Jewish survivor of the concentration camps and the Warsaw Ghetto. When he could not get the script produced, he transformed it into a worldwide best-selling novel.… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 28, 1999
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Emanuel Levy
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This East Germany bitter-sweet comedy about a Polish ghetto in WWII was nominated for the Best Foreign Language Oscar but didn't win.

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