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2.5
13 Ratings

Triumph of the Spirit

Directed by Robert M. Young
United States, 1989
Drama, Biography, History

Synopsis

Willem Dafoe fights the battle of his life as Salamo, a Greek Jew (and former champion boxer) who’s incarcerated in Auschwitz by the Nazis and must defeat all comers in weekly boxing exhibitions. If he doesn’t, he faces the gas chamber.

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Triumph of the Spirit Directed by Robert M. Young