Triumph of the Spirit (1989)

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  • Victory Working
  • Triumph Alternative
  • Day by Day Alternative


A dramatisation based on the life of Salamo Arouch, Greek middleweight champion in 1943, who was sent by the Nazis to the Polish concentration camp at Auschwitz.

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