Before Winter Comes

Rated TBC by the BBFC
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A British major running a camp for displaced civilians on the Austrian border in the aftermath of the Second World War befriends a multilingual refugee, who acts as his interpreter and helps with the new arrivals. He later discovers his friend is a Russian deserter, but refuses to hand him over to the communists to face execution. Drama, with David Niven, Topol, John Hurt, Anthony Quayle and Anna Karina.