- 15 Jan 2016 8:00 AM
The film takes place at the Auschwitz concentration camp and tells the story of Saul Auslaender, a fictional Jewish member of the death camp’s Sonderkommando charged with aiding with the disposal of gas chamber victims.
So far the only Hungarian film to win an Oscar in the best foreign-language film category was István Szabó’s 1981 film Mephisto.
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