Nazi Hunter: The Beate Klarsfeld Story Poster

Release Date: 1986

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary
In the wake of World War II, German housewife Beate Klarsfeld (Farrah Fawcett) mounts a crusade to track down Nazi war criminals and bring them to justice. With the aid of her husband, Jewish lawyer Serge (Tom Conti), Klarsfeld holds rallies, builds public support and endures the vicious backlash of a beaten, but still dangerous Nazi regime as she gets ever closer to capturing the most dangerous and elusive war criminal of them all: the Butcher of Lyon, Klaus Barbie (Claude Vernier).

Cast: Farrah Fawcett, Tom Conti, Geraldine Page, Catherine Allégret, Hélène Vallier, Féodor Atkine, Vincent Gauthier, Claude Vernier

Director: Michael Lindsay-Hogg

Genres: Docudrama

Keywords: Quest, 1940s, Sacrifice, Husband, Wife, Prison, Revenge, Passionate

Awards

Nominated Best Performance by An Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Nominated Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Nominated Best Performance by An Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television