Release Date: June 8th, 2007
During World War II and through the era of the Soviet Union, Miriam Shafer, a Lithuanian, takes another woman's identity in order to survive.
Director: Matt Cimber
The title role is played by Ariana Savalas, daughter of Telly. She's good, but not inventive enough to rescue Miriam, which is hobbled by flatly lighted video imagery, unconvincing period details and an inclination to wallow in atrocity. show more
Despite troubling sexual themes (while in hiding, Miriam is raped by her protector), this remarkable, albeit unpolished, personal history may prove appropriate for religious or teaching purposes. show more
It's a forgotten piece of history worth recounting. One only regrets it wasn't better recounted than it is here. show more