The Memory Thief (2007)

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  • Inconsolable Working
  • The Last Jew Working


Psychological Thriller. Lukas tries to forget his own past by becoming absorbed in his job as a tollbooth worker. A chance encounter with a Holocaust survivor prompts Lukas's obsession with the plight of the victims of the Hollocaust, leading him to adopt a new identity.

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