Baltimore Jewish Film Festival: Fever at Dawn
Director: Peter Gardos
Hungarian/Hebrew with subtitles, 114 min.
After being freed from a concentration camp, Miklós, a 25 year-old Hungarian man, is diagnosed with a severe lung disease and sent to a Swedish infirmary. Told he has less than six months to live, he refuses to give up, hoping to begin a new life with a new wife. He sends letters to 117 Hungarian girls also being treated in Sweden, one of whom responds. Based on a true story.
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