ACROSS THE WATERS
Drama | Denmark (2016) | 100 minutes
SHOWTIME: WEDNESDAY, MARCH 22, 3:45 PM (Danish with English Subtitles)
The year is 1943 and rumors are spreading that the Germans are about to deport all the Danish Jews. Jewish jazz musician Arne Itkin realizes that he must flee to safety in Sweden with his wife and 5-year old son. They hear that they can sail across the strait to Sweden but don't know if they can rely on the fishermen they hear might be able to save them. Who can they trust when Gestapo and Danish collaborators are on their heels to stop anyone from fleeing the country?
DIRECTOR: NICOLO DONATO
Nominated for Denmark’s Bodi Awards and Robert Awards for Best Actress in a Leading Role, Best Actress in a Supporting Role, Best Production Design, Best Score, Blockbuster Audience Award
Sponsors: Barbara Glick, Barbara & Jerry Lewin, Elissa Spiro