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3.2
12 Ratings

The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler

Directed by John Kent Harrison
United States, 2009
Biography, Drama, War

Synopsis

The story of Irena Sendler, a social worker who was part of the Polish underground during World War II and was arrested by the Nazis for saving the lives of nearly 2,500 Jewish children by smuggling them out of the Warsaw ghetto.

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The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler Directed by John Kent Harrison

Awards & Festivals

Directors Guild of America

2010 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television/Mini-Series

Golden Globes (USA)

2010 | Nominee: Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television