Vienna 1938 - The innocent friendship between schoolmates Inge and Lise creates tension between their families because Inge is Jewish, and Lise is the daughter of a high-ranking Nazi. With Hitler in power and World War II about to erupt in Europe, it´s a time for fear and uncertainty for all. But as the persecution of the Austrian Jews increases, the girl´s courage grows and their special friendship triumphs over discriminimation.
Emmy Award winner Ed Asner (Roots, Lou Grant) stars as Inge´s grandfather with Oscar nominee Jane Alexander (Kramer vs. Kramer) and Stephen Macht (Cagney & Lacey) as her parents. This award winning film is a compelling tale of unselfish loyalty and courage - it´s sure to become a family favorite!