Based on writer George Taboris’ recollection of his mother’s plight in Nazi-held Budapest of 1944. The deportation of 4000 Jews from Budapest to Auschwitz in July 1944, as told by George Tabori, and how the narrator’s mother escaped it, owing to coincidence, courage and some help from where you’d least expect it.
- Title: My Mother’s Courage
- Director: Michael Verhoeven
- Country: Germany / UK / Austria / Ireland
- Year: 1995
- Running Time: 85 min.
- Genre: Feature Film
- Stars: Pauline Collins, George Tabori, Ulrich Tukur
- 1996 Bavarian Film Award- Best Cinematography and Best Production
- 1996 German Film Awards- Film Award in Silver