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The Hairdresser (2010)

Die Friseuse (original title)
After being turned down to work at a hair salon because of her figure, a financially struggling hair dresser works to open her own shop.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Gabriela Maria Schmeide ...
Kathi
Natascha Lawiszus ...
Julia
Ill-Young Kim ...
Tien
Christina Große ...
Silke
Rolf Zacher ...
Joe
Maria Happel ...
Centerleiterin
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Frau Krieger
Tobias Lehmann ...
Banker (as Tobias J. Lehmann)
Heiko Pinkowski ...
Klaus
Katharina Derr ...
Patsy
Ulla Geiger ...
Sachbearbeiterin
Dorothea Walda ...
Frau Peters
Matthias Freihof ...
Micha
Pierre Sanoussi-Bliss ...
Notarzt
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Daggi
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After being turned down to work at a hair salon because of her figure, a financially struggling hair dresser works to open her own shop.

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Great movie!
4 September 2013 | by (The OC, California) – See all my reviews

I really loved this movie. Subtitles and think German included. I won't go over the plot since that is mentioned in all the other reviews. It is a touching and real portrayal of an aging, overweight woman going through life with optimism and positivism. As a woman in my early forties and carrying too much on my bottom, I found it authentic and very relate-able. My mom is closer to this woman in age and personality and I saw her reflected in the portrayal given my the lead actress. I also live in an area close to where there is a very big Vietnamese population and it is quite a cultural experience which the movie addressed beautifully. All in all, the movie contains themes that many of us can identify with and will leave you inspired.


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