A historical drama film that follows the life of a young Jewish mother and her unborn child, who are desperately trying to survive World War II.
Fearing and facing denunciations, bombings and hunger, Ruth Abraham is franticly doing everything in her power to keep herself, and baby girl alive. As a means to survive the war, and away from the possibility of being captured by German soldiers, Ruth accepts help from Maria, a courageous German woman, who offers to provide shelter and supplies.
Continuously hiding in fear, Ruth must brave terror and despair, relying only on faith, hope, luck, and decency from ordinary Germans. Defying The Tide doesn’t hold back as audiences become captivated with Ruth’s determination to do everything in her power to escape the dedication of Nazi killers.
But will she save her baby and reunite with her husband?