The Attic: The Hiding of Anne Frank Poster

Release Date: 1988

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 35 min

Plot Summary
When the Nazis start to round up Jews in Germany, Otto Frank (Paul Scofield) seeks a way to protect his family, including his teenage daughter, Anne (Lisa Jacobs) ; he decides to hide his brood in the attic above his office. However, he will need the aid of his business assistant, Miep Gies (Mary Steenburgen). Despite the risks, Miep and her husband, Jan (Huub Stapel), with the help of other admirable citizens, do everything possible to throw the Nazis off the trail of the Franks.

Cast: Mary Steenburgen, Paul Scofield, Eleanor Bron, Huub Stapel, Miriam Karlin, Lisa Jacobs, Ronald Pickup

Director: John Erman

Genres: Docudrama

Keywords: Emotional, Husband, Office, Rescue, Inspiring, 1940s, Sacrifice, Father


Nominated Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
Nominated Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or Dramatic Special
Winner Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or Dramatic Special
Nominated Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie