The Devil's Arithmetic (1999)

Movie"She saw the truth with her own eyes."
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An American-born Jewish adolescent, Hannah Stern, is uninterested in the culture, faith and customs of her relatives. However, she begins to revaluate her heritage when she has a supernatural experience that transports her back to a Nazi death camp in 1941. There she meets a young girl named Rivkah, a fellow captive in the camp. As Rivkah and Hannah struggle to survive in the face of daily atrocities, they form an unbreakable bond.
DirectorDonna Deitch
WriterRobert J. Avrech

Movie Details

Theatrical Release:March 28th, 1999
On DVD & Blu-ray:September 21st, 2004 - Buy DVD
Original Language:English
Executive Producers:Dustin Hoffman, Mimi Rogers, Jay Cohen, Chris Ciaffa
Production Companies:Lithuanian Film Studio, Punch Productions, Millbrook Farm Productions