The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler (2009)

TOMATOMETER

——

——

AUDIENCE SCORE

Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler Videos

The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler Photos

Movie Info

Fact-based drama about Irena Sendler (Anna Paquin), a Polish social worker who saved nearly 2500 Jewish children from being deported to death camps during World War II by placing them with Polish families and in convents. Marcia Gay Harden, Goran Visnjic, Nathaniel Parker. Directed by John Kent Harrison, who cowrote the screenplay with Larry Spagnola.
Rating:
G
Genre:
Drama , Television
Directed By:
Written By:
In Theaters:
 wide
On DVD:
Runtime:
Studio:
CBS

Cast

Anna Paquin
as Irena Sendler
Marcia Gay Harden
as Janina Sendler
Nathaniel Parker
as Dr. Majkowski
Goran Visnjic
as Stefan
Danuta Stenka
as Hannah
Paul Freeman
as Monsignor Godlewski
Rebecca Windheim
as Karolina
Danny Webb
as Trojan
Iddo Goldberg
as Jacob Rozenfeld
Michelle Dockery
as Eva Rozenfeld
Leigh Lawson
as Rabbi Rozenfeld
Scott Handy
as Michal Laski
Rebecca Night
as Danuta
Sofya Skya
as Desperate Mother
Erich Redman
as Untersturmfuher Brandt
Show More Cast

Critic Reviews for The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler

All Critics (0)

No excerpt available.

Full Review… | February 22, 2012
Variety
Top Critic

Audience Reviews for The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler

A wonderful film. What a hero Irena Sendler was during this terrible time. Great performances all around and a very well-made movie.

Stephanie R.
Stephanie R.

Discussion Forum

Discuss The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler on our Movie forum!

News & Features