Fighter Poster

Release Date: 2000

DVD Release Date: November 19th, 2002

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 31 min

Plot Summary
"Fighter" follows two friends, Jan Wiener, to whom the title refers, and Arnost Lustig, a writer - both in their seventies, and both exiles from Communist Czechoslovakia now living in America - as they retrace Wiener's escape from Prague after the Nazi takeover in the 1930s. Incorporating rare archival footage from Nazi and Communist propaganda films, the documentary focuses on the interaction between Wiener and Lustig as they retrace Wiener's steps.

Cast: Arnost Lustig, Jan Wiener

Director: Amir Bar-Lev

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Next Wave Films

Keywords: Spirited, Friend, Friendship, Transformation, Quest, 1990s, Mother

Ratings & Reviews

view all
See all critic reviews on