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524 Ratings


Directed by Edward Zwick
United States, 2008
Action, Drama, History


Jewish brothers in Nazi-occupied Eastern Europe escape into the Belarussian forests, where they join Russian resistance fighters and endeavor to build a village in order to protect themselves and about 1,000 Jewish non-combatants.

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Defiance Directed by Edward Zwick

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2009 | Nominee: Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score

National Board of Review

2008 | Winner: Top Ten Films

Golden Globes (USA)

2009 | Nominee: Best Original Score - Motion Picture

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