Defiance

Defiance (2008)

Freedom begins with an act of defiance

  • Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
  • Release Date: 2008-12-31
  • User Rating: 6.8/10 from 1123 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 17min
  • Language: Deutsch
  • Production Company: Paramount Vantage
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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Summary

Based on a true story, during World War II, four Jewish brothers escape their Nazi-occupied homeland of West Belarus in Poland and join the Soviet partisans to combat the Nazis. The brothers begin the rescue of roughly 1,200 Jews still trapped in the ghettos of Poland.

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  • Daniel Craig

    as Tuvia Bielski
  • Liev Schreiber

    as Zus Bielski
  • Jamie Bell

    as Asael Bielski
  • Alexa Davalos

    as Lilka Ticktin
  • Allan Corduner

    as Shimon Haretz
  • Mark Feuerstein

    as Isaac Malbin
  • Tomas Arana

    as Ben Zion Gulkowitz
  • Jodhi May

    as Tamara Skidelsky
  • Kate Fahy

    as Riva Reich
  • Iddo Goldberg

    as Yitzhak Shulman
  • Iben Hjejle

    as Bella
  • Martin Hancock

    as Peretz Shorshaty
  • Ravil Isyanov

    as Viktor Panchenko
  • Jacek Koman

    as Konstanty "Koscik" Kozlowski
  • George MacKay

    as Aron Bielski
  • Jonjo O'Neill

    as Lazar
  • Sam Spruell

    as Arkady Lubczanski
  • Mia Wasikowska

    as Chaya Dziencielsky
  • Mark Margolis

    as Jewish Elder
  • Markus von Lingen

    as German SS Scout
  • Rolandas Boravskis

    as Gramov
  • Algirdas Dainavičius

    as Motl Lubczanski
  • Aurelija Prasmuntaite

    as Rachel
  • Ina Frismanaite

    as Avram's Daughter
  • Ana Goldberg

    as Lila
  • Leonardas Pobedonoscevas

    as Jacov
  • Kristina Bertasiute

    as Dark Haired Beauty
  • Kristina Skokova

    as Red Haired Woman
  • Remigijus Bilinskas

    as Pinchas Zuckerman
  • Rimgaudas Karvelis

    as Oppenheim
  • Janina Matekonytė

    as Well-Dressed Woman
  • Leonas Ciunis

    as Accountant
  • Aleksandr Zila

    as Chaya's Father
  • Iveta Nadzeikiene

    as Chaya's Mother
  • Clayton Frohman

    as Isadore Skidelsky
  • Marc Levy

    as Yechael Efrati
  • Zoe Rosenblum

    as Sarah Oppenheim
  • Sakalas Uždavinys

    as Lova Volkin (as Sakalas Uzdavinys)
  • Saulius Janavicius

    as Israel Kotler
  • Leonidas Kotikas

    as Krensky
  • Dalia Smalskiene

    as Rosa
  • Tadas Kavaliauskas

    as Levine
  • Matas Cancingeris

    as Little Boy
  • Diana Aneviciute-Valiusaitiene

    as Koscik's Wife
  • Sigitas Račkys

    as Belarussian Police Captain
  • Vaidas Kublinkas

    as Police Captain's Son #1
  • Valentin Novopolskij

    as Police Captain's Son #2
  • Dalia Michelevičiūtė

    as Police Captain's Wife
  • Ervinas Martynas Peteraitis

    as Kissely The Milkman
  • Dmitrij Denisiuk

    as Policeman
  • Antanas Šurna

    as Orthodox Rabbi
  • Dalius Mertinas

    as Belarussian Police Officer #1
  • Vaidotas Martinaitis

    as Belarussian Police Officer #2
  • Aldona Bendoriute

    as Jewish Mother Separated From Child #1
  • Darius Gumauskas

    as Jewish Father Being Beaten #1
  • Irmantas Bačelis

    as Jewish Father Being Beaten #2
  • Edita Užaitė

    as Jewish Mother Separated From Child #2
  • Jordan Bielsky

    as Villager Getting Shot
  • Gediminas Girdvainis

    as Screaming Man
  • Stanislav Adamickij

    as German Captain
  • Klemens Becker

    as SS Captain
  • Jonas Tamulevicius

    as German Courier
  • Jaroslav Pšenička

    as German Officer In Car
  • Jolanta Dapkūnaitė

    as Woman In Car
  • Miroslav Lhotka

    as German Officer
  • Giacomo Strasser

    as German Private
  • Mac Steinmeier

    as German Sergeant
  • Dmitrti Slepovitch

    as Musician
  • Arkadij Gotesman

    as Musician
  • Borisas Kirzeneris

    as Musician
  • Raimondas Sviackevicius

    as Musician
  • Vidas Petkevičius

    as Avram Rubinski
  • Rimantė Valiukaitė

    as Miriam
Art Dan Weil Production Design
Production Victoria Thomas Casting
Production Pieter Jan Brugge Producer
Production Pieter Jan Brugge Unit Production Manager
Sound James Newton Howard Original Music Composer
Production Gail Stevens Casting
Editing Steven Rosenblum Editor
Directing Edward Zwick Director
Production Edward Zwick Producer
Writing Edward Zwick Writer
Sound Tony Lamberti Additional Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Visual Effects William Mesa Visual Effects Supervisor
Camera Eduardo Serra Director of Photography
Sound Lon Bender Sound Designer
Costume & Make-Up Jenny Beavan Costume Design
Art Véronique Melery Set Decoration
Camera Berto Second Unit Director of Photography
Visual Effects Catherine Sudolcan Visual Effects Producer
Writing Clayton Frohman Writer
Sound Nerses Gezalyan Foley Mixer
Sound James Moriana Foley Artist
Sound Jeffrey Wilhoit Foley Artist
Art Daran Fulham Supervising Art Director
Production Kelly Valentine Hendry Casting Associate
Crew Lincoln Kupchak Visual Effects Editor
Production Yesi Ramirez Casting Associate
Costume & Make-Up Mark Ferguson Costume Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Trefor Proud Hair Designer
Camera Klemens Becker Camera Operator
Costume & Make-Up Lizzie Lawson Key Hair Stylist
Sound Andy Nelson Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art Yann Biquand Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Felicity Wright Makeup Artist
Art Jana Chovancova Art Department Coordinator
Art Gregoire Daure Property Master
Crew Raimondas Dičius Prop Maker
Art Renuaras Krivelis Construction Foreman
Sound Carl Fischer Boom Operator
Sound Diane Marshall Foley Artist
Sound Nancy Nugent Dialogue Editor
Sound Nancy Nugent ADR Editor
Sound Jon Title Sound Designer
Sound Frederick H. Stahly Dialogue Editor
Sound Frederick H. Stahly ADR Editor
Crew Steve Griffin Stunt Coordinator
Production Tony Luckwill Casting Associate
Costume & Make-Up David Otzen Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Renata Petuchovaitė Set Costumer
Sound David Olson Music Editor
Crew Irmantas Kavoliunas Transportation Coordinator
Crew Michail Purenok Transportation Captain
Production Roma Gailiuviene Location Manager
Crew David Lindsay Security
Directing Jayne-Ann Tenggren Script Supervisor
Crew Boris Wolfson Translator
Production Annija Tetere Location Manager
Sound Michael Hertlein Dialogue Editor
Sound Michael Hertlein ADR Editor
Editing Matthew Schmidt First Assistant Editor
Visual Effects Emily Wallin Visual Effects Producer
Sound Randy Kelley Foley Editor
Sound Anna Behlmer Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Crew Alisa Buckley Unit Publicist
Sound Laura Harris Atkinson Dialogue Editor
Sound Laura Harris Atkinson ADR Editor
Sound Kerry Dean Williams ADR Supervisor
Camera Mike Proudfoot Camera Operator
Editing Beth Dewey Digital Intermediate
Sound James Bolt Additional Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Costume & Make-Up Kristie Matthiae Hairstylist
Camera Karen Ballard Still Photographer
Lighting Michel Atanassian Gaffer
Camera Bo B. Randulff Additional Camera
Editing Martha Pike Digital Intermediate
Writing Nechama Tec Book
Sound Petur Hliddal Production Sound Mixer
Costume & Make-Up Charlotte Law Assistant Costume Designer
Sound Brett Voss Foley Mixer

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