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Blueprint (2003)

The story of the first cloned human being - told in her own words: At the age of thirty the world-famous composer Iris Sellin learns that she has an incurable illness. She - a person who ... See full summary »

Director:

Rolf Schübel

Writers:

Claus Cornelius Fischer (screenplay), Charlotte Kerner (novel)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Franka Potente ... Iris Sellin / Siri Sellin
Ulrich Thomsen ... Dr. Martin Fisher
Hilmir Snær Guðnason ... Greg (as Hilmir Snaer Gudnason)
Katja Studt ... Daniela Hausmann
Justus von Dohnányi Justus von Dohnányi ... Thomas Weber
Wanja Mues ... Janeck Hausmann
Ole Puppe Ole Puppe ... Kristian
Rita Leska Rita Leska ... Woman in store
Nina Gummich ... Siri (8 years old)
Karoline Teska Karoline Teska ... Siri (13 years old)
Woody Mues Woody Mues ... Janeck (10 years old)
Hendrik Duryn ... Medic
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Frank Strobel Frank Strobel ... Himself
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Storyline

The story of the first cloned human being - told in her own words: At the age of thirty the world-famous composer Iris Sellin learns that she has an incurable illness. She - a person who wanted to live for ever - does however not give in. In order to preserve her art and also herself, beyond death, for all posterity, she has herself cloned. Her daughter Siri, whom, in this way, she turns into her virtual twin, learns as a child that she is the world's first cloned human being. In fact a blueprint: a blueprint of her mother. From that moment on nothing is as it was before... Written by Anonymous

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Drama | Sci-Fi

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Country:

Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

1 January 2004 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

A másolat See more »

Filming Locations:

Hamburg, Germany See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$244,098 (Germany), 7 January 2004, Limited Release
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color
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Goofs

The note Siri gets from Daniela at the funeral of her mother contains a quotation of Georg Christoph Lichtenberg. In the movie the quotation is signed with C.G. Lichtenberg. See more »

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The Truth Lies
by Dana Glover
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Quite a good film
10 February 2006 | by minordilemmaSee all my reviews

I think that the previous commenter was on something because the issue of the wig or of the "wax model" of Franka Potente are both ludicrous, and do not exist in the film. Franka is fantastic in her dual role, displaying an emotional range that was both understated and wholly believable. The most interesting and daring aspect of the film was the fact that it did not delve into being a straight-up sci-fi flick. The futuristic aspects were subtle and well-induced to the world of the film. The pop songs that bookend the film reek of cheese but beyond that this is a great film that is worth seeing, if you can find it. I had to get it on Japanese import but it was well worth it. Franka Potente is the cat's meow.


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