Set in Belgium in the early 70s, the story follows the spiritual awakening of Chaja (Laura Fraser), the nonreligious 20-year-old daughter of Holocaust survivors. Her relationship with her parents is strained - her mother denies the past completely and her father (Maximilian Schell) spends all his time searching for two suitcases he buried in Antwerp during the war.
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...pacy action, fine acting from an unglamorous looking Rossellini and the radiant Fraser (reminiscent of a young Julia Roberts), plus intel...