Playing for Time

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In this made-for-TV movie, Jewish cabaret singer Fania Fenelon is shipped to the Auschwitz death camp in 1944. Fenelon is certain that she is doomed, but SS camp matron Shirley Knight orders Fenelon and several other female inmates with musical ability to form themselves into a prisoner's orchestra.

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  • Jul 29, 2013
    Intense, visceral performances by all but of course the story is so awful that it is a film that can only be appreciated not enjoyed.
    jay n Super Reviewer

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