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Twelve Chairs

Zwölf Stühle

directed by Ulrike Ottinger
Germany 2004
  • 198 min
4 Ratings


On her deathbed, an elderly Russian aristocrat confides to her son-in-law that she had hidden her jewellery in one of the twelve salon chairs that were appropriated by the authorities after the Russian Revolution. He eagerly embarks on the quest to find them.