Berlin, 1940, and the city is filled with fear. When unassuming couple Otto andAnna Quangel receive the news that their beloved son has been killed fighting inFrance, they are shocked out of their quiet existence and begin a silentcampaign of defiance. A deadly game of cat-and-mouse develops between theQuangels and the ambitious Gestapo Inspector Escherich in Fallada''sdesperately tense and heartbreaking exploration of resistance in impossiblecircumstances.
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