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The Woman with the 5 Elephants

Die Frau mit den 5 Elefanten

Directed by Vadim Jendreyko
Germany, Switzerland, 2009


An eighty-six-year old translator is making her first trip since the war back to the places of her childhood in the Ukraine. The film interweaves the story of Swetlana Geier’s life with her literary work and traces the secret of this inexhaustible mediator of language.

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The Woman with the 5 Elephants Directed by Vadim Jendreyko

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