The Grey Zone

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Based on actual events, "The Grey Zone" is the staggeringly powerful story of the Auschwitz's twelfth Sonderkommando -- one of the thirteen consecutive "Special Squads" of Jewish prisoners placed by the Nazis in the excruciating moral dilemma of helping to exterminate fellow Jews in exchange for a few more months of life. From inside the working organs of the infamous Auschwitz death camp, this film asks to what terrible lengths we are willing to go to save our own lives.

Release details

Rated: R
Duration: 0 mins

Cast and crew

Director: Tim Blake Nelson
Screenwriter: Tim Blake Nelson
Cast: David Arquette
Allan Corduner
Steve Buscemi
Harvey Keitel
Mira Sorvino
Natasha Lyonne
Daniel Benzali
David Chandler