So Soon Forgotten

So Soon Forgotten

Short Film | 2009

Synopsis: German occupied Hungary, 1944. Hitler’s “Final Solution to the Jewish Question” is in full effect. Within three months, 400,000 Jews are forced into cattle cars and transported to the gas chambers. Otto Teibeth, an SS Officer, is determined to stop one of these trains.
Inspired by true events, So Soon Forgotten is a story about human decency and the willingness to put oneself at risk for the sake of others. It recounts how against all odds, one man can make a difference, and be a guiding light in the darkest of times.

Director, Writer, Producer: Zack Bernbaum

Starring: Garth Mercer, Markus Reymann, Paul Babiak

Festivals (selected): Montreal World Film Festival, Plus Camerimage, Miami Short Film Festival, Toronto Jewish Film Festival, Los Angeles Jewish Film Festival, Sedona International Film Festival

15 minutes

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