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Skipper Next to God

Maître après Dieu

Directed by Louis Daquin
France, 1951
Drama

Synopsis

Captain Joris Kniper believes so strongly that he is “skipper next to God” that he is used to playing God on his ship. Tough and bossy, he gives orders which are not to be discussed. But, some day, he is driven to accept on board several German Jews fleeing the nazis.

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Skipper Next to God Directed by Louis Daquin