EUFF 2019: The Resistance Banker
608 College St, Toronto, ON M6G 1B4, Canada
Directed by Joram LürsenDrama | Dutch | 123 min | 2018With Jacob Derwig, Barry Atsma, Fockeline Ouwerkerk
The Resistance Banker is based on the true story of the Dutch Banker Walraven van Hall, a man who, witnessing the holocaust together with the Nazi occupation of this homeland, decides to finance the Dutch resistance with the creation of a shadow bank. Walraven van Hall uses the guise of a charitable fund to help Dutch sailors stranded abroad by the war to launder money into his shadow bank.