The story of Michael Berg, a German lawyer who, as a teenager in the late 1950s, had an affair with an older woman, Hanna, who then disappeared only to resurface years later as one of the defendants in a war crimes trial stemming from her actions as a concentration camp guard late in the war. He alone realizes that Hanna is illiterate and may be concealing that fact at the expense of her freedom.
- Country: DE, US
- Language: English | Deutsch | ελληνικά | Latin
- Runtime: 124
- Budget: $32,000,000
- Revenue: $113,019,290