Son of Saul



In the horror of 1944 Auschwitz, a prisoner forced to burn the corpses of his own people finds moral survival trying to save from the flames the body of a boy he takes for his son.

  1. László Nemes

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Clara Royer


Top Billed Cast

  1. Géza Röhrig

    Géza Röhrig

    Saul Ausländer

  2. Levente Molnár

    Levente Molnár


  3. Urs Rechn

    Urs Rechn


  4. Todd Charmont

    Todd Charmont

    Bearded Prisoner

  5. Sándor Zsótér

    Sándor Zsótér


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Son of Saul
Son of Saul



Original Title Saul fia

Status Released

Release Information

  • December 18, 2015


    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language Hungarian

Runtime 1h 47m

Budget $1,000,000.00

Revenue $1,777,043.00



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