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Die Gustloff

Directed by Joseph Vilsmaier
Germany, 2008
Drama, History, War

Synopsis

A two-part TV movie focusing on the tragic events surrounding the sinking of the Wilhelm Gustloff, a German passenger ship, at the end of World War II. On 30 January 1945, Captain Hellmuth Kehding was in charge of the ship, evacuating wounded soldiers and civilians trapped by the Red Army.

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Die Gustloff Directed by Joseph Vilsmaier