The second world war saga screens in Toronto and stars Tahar Rahim from A Prophet as a Muslim Algerian immigrant in Vichy France who joins the Resistance to save hundreds of Jews.

Film Movement will release Ismael Ferroukhi’s film in a limited pattern in 2012.

Movement’s president Adley Gartenstein and vp of acquisitons Rebeca Conget negotiated the deal with Yoann Ubermulhin of Pyramide.