Jakob The Liar Script

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Director:Peter Kassovitz
Written by:Jurek Becker (Novel), Didier Decoin (Screenplay), Marsha Garces Williams (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:In 1944 Poland, a Jewish shop keeper named Jakob is summoned to ghetto headquarters after being caught out after curfew. While waiting for the German Kommondant, Jakob overhears a German radio broadcast about Russian troop movements. Returned to the ghetto, the shopkeeper shares his information with a friend and then rumors fly that there is a secret radio within the ghetto.