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Die Frau mit den 5 Elefanten (2011)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $9,256Details
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Synopsis

The 5 elephants are Dostoyevsky’s great literary works, all of which have been translated by the 87-year-old Svetlana Geier, considered the world’s most masterful translator of Russian literature into German. The filmmaker visits with a woman whose fascinating, dramatic life story has been colored by some of the most violent events in 20th century European history: Stalin’s purges of the kulaks (responsible for her father’s death) and the Nazi occupation of the Ukraine (ultimately responsible for saving her life and leading to a university education in Germany). A rigorous intellectual whom we’re privileged to watch parse the language, word by word, with her colleague, she warms the screen with the depths of her dignity and humanity.

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: July 20th, 2011 (Limited) by Cinema Guild, released as Woman With the Five Elephants
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 94 minutes
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Keywords: Foreign Language, Writing and Writers, World War II, Biography, Political
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Mira Film, Filmtank, ZDF, 3Sat
Production Countries: Germany,
Switzerland

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

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Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 10,403 $4,988 Jul 22, 2011 5

Cast

Svetlana Geier    Herself
Vadim Jendreyko    Narrator

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Vadim Jendreyko
Producer    Hercli Bundi
Producer    Vadim Jendreyko
Producer    Thomas Tielsch

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2011/07/22 75 $4,988   1 $4,988   $6,677 5

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2011/07/22 72 $7,567   1 $7,567   $9,256 9

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