Gebürtig/

Drama, Austria 2004/110 min/Director Robert Schindel and Lukas Stepanik

with Ruth Rieser, Peter Simonischek, Daniel Olbrychski, August Zirner, Katja Weizenböck, Corinna Harfouch et al.

At the insistence of journalist Susanne, the Jewish emigrant and Holocaust survivor Hermann Gebirtig returns to his hometown of Vienna to testify as a witness in the court case against a concentration camp guard. In the “Capital
of Oblivion,” he makes the acquaintance of the German journalist Konrad Sachs, whose father once made human experiments as a doctor in the service of the Nazis.