The Russian war film «Sobibor» — about the 1943 uprising at the Nazi concentration camp — premiered in Germany at Berlin’s Zoo Palast cinema on Wednesday. Director Konstantin Khabenskiy presented the film to a packed audience, noting that its release was coincided with Victory Day. The event was attended by the leading actors, as well as the Russian Ambassador to Germany Sergei Nechaev. The... Еще film’s central character is Soviet-Jewish soldier Alexander Pechersky, born in southern Russia, who went on to become a hero in the fight against Nazism. In October 1943, Sobibor camp inmates led by the Red Army lieutenant Alexander Pechersky staged an uprising — the only successful uprising in a Nazi concentration camp.