John Rabe

Based on a true story, John Rabe tells the story of a German businessman who rescued more than 200,000 civilians during the so-called “Nanking Massacre” in China. Starring Steve Buscemi, Ulrich Tukur, Daniel Bruhl, Anne Consigny.

Drawing from John Rabe’s 1937 diaries as source material, Academy Award ® Winner Florian Gallenberger has crafted a portrait of a man revered as a saint in China to this day and yet never rewarded for his courage during his lifetime. An Official Selection at the Berlin Film Festival. Winner of 4 Golden Lolas, Germany’s top film prize, for Best Film, Best Actor, Best Costume and Best Production Design.


Two young lovers find themselves trapped in the murderous crackdown following the 1973 coup against Chilean president Salvador Allende. [Synopsis courtesy of Toronto International Film Festival]