The Ultimate Crisis of Faith. A Final Act of Defiance.
1997 Academy AwardÂ® nominee Armin Mueller-Stahl (Shine) leads an international all-star cast including Charles Dance (Michael Collins) and Elina Lowensoln (Schindler's List) in this powerful story one man trying to hold his family together in a world uncontrollably coming apart. Inside the walls of the famous Warsaw ghetto of 1943, amidst the methodic cruelty of the occupying Germans - and growing rumors of revolt - Rabbi Adam Heller (Mueller-Stahl) works to maintain calm within his community while wrestling with his own sense of growing despair. But the sudden and angry reappearance of his son and a miraculous chance at survival for his daughter leads Heller to confront the ultimate crisis of faith - and his one final shot at redemption - in this moving story from acclaimed screenwriter Rod Sterling.