In Nazi Germany, young Marie meets a Jewish clown who gives away balloons for the price of a smile. But Marie cannot satisfy Jakob's wish. Through a tragic misunderstanding the situation escalates and for a while it se...展开ems as if Marie will have to owe him her smile forever.
74 Minute Running Time
Additional Countries: Germany, United Kingdom, Israel, USA
Program: The Chosen
An alternately engrossing and entertaining overview of the vast range of Jewish experience, this package of short stories revolving around what it means to be a Jew draws upon family life, history, current events and the Holocaust to etch an indelible portrait of a people who persevere through strength, wisdom and the occasional mitzvah.