R | | Biography, Drama, History
In German-occupied Poland during World War II, Oskar Schindler gradually becomes concerned for his Jewish workforce after witnessing their persecution by the Nazi Germans.
Embeth Davidtz deliberately chose not to meet Helen Hirsch, the character she was playing in the film, until after shooting had been completed.
The Billie Holiday song heard from a radio is not the wartime recording stated on the end credits. It's a later version from the 1950s.
There are no opening credits after the title is shown.
English, Hebrew, German, Polish
$656,636 (USA) (17 December 1993)