Born on January 29, 1940
From Hollywood, California
Katharine Ross as "Mira Hauser"
Based on the true story of a ship carrying German-Jewish refugees which was sent to Havana in 1939 by the Nazis but was denied permission to land anywhere. The ship was eventually obliged to return to Germany, where certain death awaited its passengers. This terrible outcome had been cynically anticipated by the Nazis when granting permission for the voyage in the first place.
|Golden Globe (1976)||Won||Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture|