The Last Sentence (2012)

Director
Jan Troell

Main cast
Jesper Christensen; Pernilla August; Ulla Skoog; Peter Andersson; Björn Granath

Genres
Drama, History

Description
Renowned journalist Torgny Segerstedt declares war against Hitler as he criticizes Swedish politicians who tried to look away from the tyranny of the Nazis with the good excuse of “neutralism”. His only weapon is his pen and his life is full of gossip such as an affair with his boss’ wife, a love scandal with a secretary younger than his daughter, and the suicide of his wife. However, he continues to fight a one man battle against Hitler and the Nazi regime until his death, throwing the question “Can one person really change history?” to the audience.


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