Hannah (Winslet) has a passionate summer affair with a young neighbor named Michael (Fiennes and Kross), but then disappears. She resurfaces years later as one of the defendants in a war crimes trial stemming from her actions as a World War II concentration camp guard. Michael alone realizes that he has information that can set her free, and must decide whether or not to save her.
- 12 Deleted Scenes
- Adapting A Timeless Masterpiece: Making The Reader
- A Conversation with David Kross & Stephen Daldry
- Kate Winslet On The Art Of Aging Hanna Schmitz
- A New Voice: A Look At Composer Nico Muhly
- Coming To Grips With The Past: Production Designer Brigitte Broch