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  • Victor Young Perez (2013)
  • 110 min | Biography, Drama, History
Victor Young Perez (2013)
110 min | Biography, Drama, History

Victor "Young" Perez , tells the astonishing, harrowing and incredible moving story of a Tunisian Jewish boxer, who became the World Flyweight Champion in 1931 and 1932. Perez started training as a boxer at age 14 along with his older ...See moreVictor "Young" Perez , tells the astonishing, harrowing and incredible moving story of a Tunisian Jewish boxer, who became the World Flyweight Champion in 1931 and 1932. Perez started training as a boxer at age 14 along with his older brother Benjamin "Kid" Perez Perez rose to great fame via the help and guidance of Leon Bellier and had a brief relationship with French-Italian actress Mireille Balin. The 5'1", 110-pound Perez won the International Boxing Union's version of the World Flyweight crown with a 2nd-round knockout of American champion Frankie Genaro, ergo becoming the youngest world champion in boxing history ! Perez was arrested in Paris on September 21, 1943 and detained in the Drancy internment camp France, before being transported to Auschwitz where he was assigned to the Monowitz to serve as a slave laborer Victor Perez arrived at Auschwitz on October 10, 1943, as part of "Transport 60" a group of 1,000. He was held in AuschwitzIII/Monowitz. Whilst there he was forced to participate in boxing matches for the amusement of the Nazis. By 1945. Victor had survived 140 bouts in 15 months and won 139 !! Perez was one of the prisoners on the "Death March that left the camp on January 18, 1945. Written by Author;- the people. See less
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Oct 12, 2013 (United States)

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56 cast members
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Brahim Asloum
Victor 'Young' Perez Victor 'Young' Perez   See fewer
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Steve Suissa
Benjamin Perez Benjamin Perez   See fewer
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Isabella de Ligne-La Trémoïlle
Mireille Balin (as Isabella Orsini) Mireille Balin (as Isabella Orsini)   See fewer
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Patrick Bouchitey
Léon Bellières Léon Bellières   See fewer
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Bruce Payne
Commandant Heinrich Schwarz Commandant Heinrich Schwarz   See fewer
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Pierre Henri Toubas
Brown (as Pierre Toubas) Brown (as Pierre Toubas)   See fewer
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Romain Canonne
Marcel (as Romain Cannone) Marcel (as Romain Cannone)   See fewer
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Alaa Safi
Battling Mokhtar Battling Mokhtar   See fewer
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Roma
Weiss Weiss   See fewer
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Albert Iluz
Jo Baranes (as Albert Illouz) Jo Baranes (as Albert Illouz)   See fewer
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Dan Herzberg
Aldo Pullicino Aldo Pullicino   See fewer
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Médéric Ory
Jeannot Jeannot   See fewer
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Evelin Hagoel
La mère de Victor La mère de Victor   See fewer
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Shahir Kabaha
Rachid Rachid   See fewer
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Hanna Melzer
Prostituée Prostituée   See fewer
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Vik Salton
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Shani Carpman
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Franck Michaud
Directeur du stade Directeur du stade   See fewer
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Thierry Morel
Commentateur sportif Paris Commentateur sportif Paris   See fewer
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David Shabat
Commentateur radio match de Manchester Commentateur radio match de Manchester   See fewer
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Louis Kemon
Patron du cabaret Patron du cabaret   See fewer
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Emil Penyashki
Notable du cabaret (as Emil Peniachki) Notable du cabaret (as Emil Peniachki)   See fewer
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Lubomir Kovatchev
Agent de Mireille (as Lubomir Kovachev) Agent de Mireille (as Lubomir Kovachev)   See fewer
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Sava Dragunchev
Présentateur salle de cinéma Présentateur salle de cinéma   See fewer
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Antoni Petorozliev
Ministre Ministre   See fewer
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Lubie
Tanneur Tanneur   See fewer
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Desislava Kondova
Jolie fille avec le chien Jolie fille avec le chien   See fewer
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Dimitrina Velinova
Jolie fille avec le chien Jolie fille avec le chien   See fewer
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Yoanna Boukovska
Docteur Goldstein (as Yoanna Bukovska) Docteur Goldstein (as Yoanna Bukovska)   See fewer
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Yoram Ron
Homme vestiaire match de Berlin Homme vestiaire match de Berlin   See fewer
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Denis Sandler
Organisateur match de Berlin Organisateur match de Berlin   See fewer
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Todor Baschianov
Chauffeur de taxi Chauffeur de taxi   See fewer
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Vladimir Kolev
S.A. pharmacie Berlin S.A. pharmacie Berlin   See fewer
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Iroslav Petkov
Milicien pharmacie Berlin Milicien pharmacie Berlin   See fewer
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Nikolai Iliev
Officier allemand du restaurant Officier allemand du restaurant   See fewer
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Kamen Ivanov
Officier allemand du camp Officier allemand du camp   See fewer
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Georgi Manchev
Kapo abattu par l'officier du camp Kapo abattu par l'officier du camp   See fewer
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Krasimir Goreslki
Médecin du camp Médecin du camp   See fewer
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Panayot Tzanev
Infirmier du camp (as Panayot Tsanev) Infirmier du camp (as Panayot Tsanev)   See fewer
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Petko Kamenov
Soldat bureau Lagerkommandant Soldat bureau Lagerkommandant   See fewer
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Hristo Dimitrov
Soldat allemand accompagnant Victor Soldat allemand accompagnant Victor   See fewer
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Desislava Oronova
Femme du Lagerkommandant Femme du Lagerkommandant   See fewer
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Katerina Savova
Fille du Lagerkommandant Fille du Lagerkommandant   See fewer
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David Tipov
Fils du Lagerkommandant Fils du Lagerkommandant   See fewer
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Jean-Dominique Chouchan
Présentateur du 1er championnat du monde Présentateur du 1er championnat du monde   See fewer
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Patrick Roques
M. Maurice M. Maurice   See fewer
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Laure Balzan
Femme officier (as Laure Balzan-Sorin) Femme officier (as Laure Balzan-Sorin)   See fewer
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Gérard Moulévrier
Directeur du cabaret Directeur du cabaret   See fewer
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Edouard de Ligne
Homme avec Mireille Homme avec Mireille   See fewer
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Julien Chatelet
Actor (voice) Actor (voice)   See fewer
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Wolfgang Pissors
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Olivier Sa
Frankie Genaro as Oliver SA Frankie Genaro as Oliver SA   See fewer
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