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51 Ratings

Mr. Kaplan

Directed by Álvaro Brechner
Uruguay, Germany, 2014
Comedy, Drama, Thriller


After fleeing Europe for Uruguay during WWII, Jacob Kaplan built a quiet life. Now 76, he begins to question his worth. After learning of a mysterious German prowling the shores of a nearby beach, he becomes convinced that he’s found a Nazi in hiding and plans to expose him.

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Mr. Kaplan Directed by Álvaro Brechner

Awards & Festivals

Mar del Plata International Film Festival

2014 | Winner: Best Latin American Feature Film (Roberto Tato Miller Award)

Goya Awards

2015 | Nominee: Best Iberoamerican Film

Ariel Awards (Mexico)

2015 | Nominee: Best Latin-American Film

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