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"The Pianist": A Song in the Middle of the Lion's Den

The Pianist portrays the story of Wladyslaw Szpilman (Adrien Brody), a Polish musician who survived the horrors of World War II, including the execution of his family, to become a leading concert pianist of the 20th century.

For a time, Szpilman is living underground, hidden by friends, and shuttled from place to place to avoid detection by the Nazis. ...

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