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Woman in Gold ()


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Maria Altmann, an octogenarian Jewish refugee, takes on the Austrian government to recover artwork she believes rightfully belongs to her family.

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Maria Altmann
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Randy Schoenberg
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Hubertus Czernin
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Pam Schoenberg
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Young Maria Altmann
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Fritz Altmann
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Sherman
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Adele Bloch-Bauer
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Judge Florence Cooper
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Chief Justice Rehnquist
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Barbara Schoenberg
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Gustav Klimt
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Heinrich
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Gustav Bloch-Bauer
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Ferdinand Bloch-Bauer
Nina Kunzendorf ...
Therese Bloch-Bauer
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Luise
Nellie Schilling ...
Child Maria
Milica Bogojevic ...
Child Luise
Justus von Dohnányi ...
Dreimann
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Elisabeth Gehrer
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Rudolph Wran
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Ronald Lauder
Christian Dolezal ...
Felix Landau
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Stan Gould
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Franks
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Bergen
John Moraitis ...
Brown
Doron Davidson ...
BBS Associate
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Stewardess
Cornelia Ivancan ...
Anna the Mole
Dagmar Schwarz ...
Restitution Witness
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Restitution Witness
Susi Spitz ...
Restitution Witness
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Austrian Official
Paul Matic ...
Austrian Man
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Isa, Wran's Secretary
Alexander E. Fennon ...
Bernhard Kohler (as Alexander Fennon)
Richard Evans ...
Dieter Binder
Johannes Seilern ...
Bruno Grimshitz
Christoph Moosbrugger ...
Hotel Receptionist
Sabine Muhar ...
Gallery Guide
Rainer Egger ...
Pharmacist
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Passport Officer
Steve Schmidt ...
Young Nazi Man
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Woman in Fur Coat
Elisabeth Kopp ...
Woman in Fur Coat
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Woman in Courtyard
Gisela Salcher ...
Woman in Crowd
Michael Foster ...
Hasidic Jewish Man
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Herr Feldmann
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Nazi Officer
Philip Rham ...
Junior Nazi Officer
Peter Stark ...
Junior Nazi Officer
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Frau Neumann
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Herr Neumann
Kenneth Jay ...
Ellis Island Officer
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Bookshop Cashier
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Mrs. Scheff
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Judge Clarence
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David Pike (as Eric Myers)
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Court Reporter (as Richard Reid)
Rupert Wickham ...
Arbitrator
Janina Blohm-Sievers ...
Consulate Receptionist
John Guerrasio ...
Court House Employee
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Box Office Employee
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Rail Company Employee
Kylie Watt ...
Opera Singer
Anna Skidanova ...
Wedding Guest
Simona Hughes ...
School Teacher
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
João Magalhães ...
Journalist
Maria Altmann ...
Herself (uncredited) (archiveFootage)
Freddie Andrews ...
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Jonathan Brooks ...
Luftwaffe (uncredited)
Miquel Brown ...
Hairdresser (uncredited)
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Young Man (uncredited)
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Lawyer (uncredited)
Alexander Cooper ...
Airport Staff Member (uncredited)
Tia Demir ...
Air Stewardess (uncredited)
Lisardo Gómez Estévez ...
Pedestrian (uncredited)
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Court Observer (uncredited)
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Hispanic Mom (uncredited)
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Luftwaffe Pilot (uncredited)
Paul Hassler ...
Jewish Man (uncredited)
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Pedestrian (uncredited)
Kornelia Horvath ...
Austrian Guest (uncredited)
Bron James ...
Reporter (uncredited)
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Press (uncredited)
Patti Love ...
Lizbet (uncredited)
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Spectator (uncredited)
Mac Pietowski ...
SS Officer (uncredited)
Helen Road ...
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Fabian Schopper ...
Nazi Soldier (uncredited)
Miroslav Zaruba ...
Court Observer (uncredited)

Directed by

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Simon Curtis

Written by

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Alexi Kaye Campbell ... (written by)
 
E. Randol Schoenberg ... (life story) &
Maria Altmann ... (life story)

Produced by

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Jim Anderson ... archive producer
Joanie Blaikie ... co-producer
Len Blavatnik ... executive producer
Simon Curtis ... executive producer
Michael Czermin ... line producer: Vienna
Peter Heslop ... co-producer
Tim Jackson ... executive producer
Christine Langan ... executive producer
Ed Rubin ... executive producer
David M. Thompson ... producer
Kris Thykier ... producer
Robert Walak ... executive producer
Bob Weinstein ... executive producer
Harvey Weinstein ... executive producer
Michele Weisler ... line producer: Los Angeles
Ed Wethered ... executive producer
Negeen Yazdi ... executive producer
Alan Yentob ... executive producer

Music by

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Martin Phipps
Hans Zimmer

Cinematography by

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Ross Emery

Film Editing by

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Peter Lambert

Editorial Department

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Matt Adams ... digital intermediate consultant
Mike Austin ... post production & technical operations
James Devlin ... first assistant editor
Peter Doyle ... supervising digital colorist
Tom Forletta ... d.i. colorist: trailer
Tommaso Gallone ... Second assistant editor
Begoña Lopez ... digital intermediate producer
Lindah Luseno ... data management
Nadiya Luthra ... post-production coordinator
Katie McCulloch ... on-line editor
Sophie Nguyen-Thomas ... data management
Lee Twohey ... hd deliverables

Casting By

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Deborah Aquila
Simone Bär
Gary Davy
Jennifer L. Smith
Tricia Wood

Production Design by

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Jim Clay

Art Direction by

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Andrew Ackland-Snow
Dominic Masters ... supervising art director
Giles Masters
Caty Maxey ... (LOS ANGELES ART DIRECTOR)

Costume Design by

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Beatrix Aruna Pasztor

Makeup Department

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Audrey L. Anzures ... key hair stylist: Los Angeles (as Audrey Azures)
Rebecca Cole ... hair stylist / makeup artist
Nathaniel De'Lineadeus ... dental FX design and manufacture
Naomi Donne ... hair designer / makeup designer
Andrea Finch ... crowd hair supervisor / crowd makeup supervisor
Doone Forsyth ... makeup department junior
Lucy Friend ... make up & hair artist: daily
Lina Kawas ... makeup trainee: Vienna
Nadine Keiser ... crowd junior makeup and hair
Tünde Kiss-Benke ... hair stylist
Sara Kramer ... crowd make-up
Wolfgang Lindenhofer ... crowd make up artist and hair artist: vienna
Chris Lyons ... special effects teeth
Alexander Moser ... additional hair stylist
Peter Owen ... wig maker
Cristina Patterson ... contact lens designer
Alex Rouse ... wig maker
Denise Stocker ... assistant hair stylist
Claudia Stolze ... crowd hair supervisor / hair supervisor: Vienna
Sally Sutton ... key makeup artist: Los Angeles
Hannelore Uhrmacher ... key makeup artist: Vienna
Norma Webb ... key hair stylist / key makeup artist

Production Management

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David Broder ... production manager
Michael Czermin ... line producer
Daniel Frisch ... production supervisor (as Daniel S. Frisch)
Melinda Garrett ... executive in charge of post production
Miranda Jones ... post-production supervisor
Tom Prince ... executive in charge of production
Donald Sabourin ... unit production manager
Katharina Würthner ... assistant unit manager (2nd Unit Vienna)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Phil Booth ... first assistant director
Rory Broadfoot ... additional crowd third assistant director
Emma Gunnery ... base production assistant
Marie-Therese Hildenbrandt ... crowd 2nd assistant director: austria
Frederike Karsch ... assistant director runner
James Manning ... second assistant director
Josey McNamara ... Crowd 2nd Assistant Director
Rickie-Lee Roberts ... third assistant director
Ronny Schröder ... third assistant director (crowd)
Amy Wilkins ... second second assistant director: los angeles unit
Clare Wood ... third assistant director crowd: dailies

Art Department

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John Allen ... carpenter
Alan Bailey ... property master
William Bianchi ... scenic painter
Graham Bishop ... production buyer
Steve Bohan ... construction manager
Otto Broberg ... assistant property master
Mat Campbell ... key greensman
Steve Carling ... standby carpenter
Temple Clark ... storyboard artist
Dan Clay ... junior draftsman
Dean Coldham ... plasterer
Lee Compton ... carpenter
Dave Fisher ... chargehand standby props
Dean Fisher ... standby props
Jennifer M. Gentile ... set decorator la unit (additional photography)
Gavin Gordon ... carpenter
Justin Hayzelden ... chargehand dressing props
Nancy Goodman Iland ... food stylist
Patricia Johnson ... assistant art director
Helen Jones ... assistant buyer
Thomas Kurz ... assistant prop buyer austria
Jade Lacey ... art department assistant
Sean Leishman ... dressing props
Sean Lyons ... charge scenic los angeles
Alicia Grace Martin ... graphic designer
Richard Mccarthy ... hod plasterer
Ryan McPhail ... standby painter
Steve Mitchell ... scenic artist
Daisy Moseley ... assistant storeperson
Lars Petersen ... construction coordinator: Los Angeles
Mike Rawlings ... props storeman
Quinn Robinson ... draughtsperson / s/by art director
Nick Smith ... carpenter
Rebecca Todd ... production buyer
Conrad Tuffin ... greensman
Madeleine Haslam ... Art Department Intern (uncredited)

Sound Department

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Ricky Butt ... foley artist
Tim Cavagin ... re-recording mixer
Simon Diggins ... adr mixer
Richard Dyer ... sound mixer
Torsten Heinemann ... sound recordist: second unit
Craig Irving ... re-recording mixer
Jack Leary ... sound department runner
Phil Lee ... sound effects editor
Adam Mendez ... foley mixer
Michael Miller ... adr mixer
Emma-Louise Payne ... sound department runner
Alastair Sirkett ... sound effects editor
Mikaal Sulaiman ... sound designer: trailer
Dario Swade ... foley editor
Kathie Talbot ... sound designer: trailer
Max Walsh ... sound mix technician
Josh Ward ... 2nd assistant sound
Ian Wilson ... supervising sound editor
William Miller ... sound assistant (uncredited)
Billy Theriot ... adr mixer (uncredited)

Special Effects by

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Karlo Barber ... special effects technician
Julie Bentley ... snow effects consultant
Alex Freeman ... sfx
Jennifer Groves ... special effects assistant
Jan Hofmann ... firearms supply
Mark Holt ... special effects supervisor

Visual Effects by

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Tony Abejuro ... lead matchmover: BlueBolt
Lucy Ainsworth-Taylor ... visual effects producer
Pavan Balagam ... visual effects (as Pavan Kumar)
Angela Barson ... visual effects supervisor
David Bobichon ... digital compositor (BlueBolt)
Gary J. Brown ... visual effects supervisor: Munky
Venancio David ... flame artist / visual effects artist: munky
Ivano di Natale ... Roto/Prep Artist: BlueBolt
Mark Epstein ... flame artist / visual effects artist: Munky
Daniel Gardiner ... roto/paint artist: BlueBolt
James Paul HattSmith ... compositor: BlueBolt (as James Paul Smith)
Sebastian Hesselsjö ... digital compositor: BlueBolt
Robin Hinch ... vfx editor: BlueBolt
Stanley Jones ... digital compositor
Gillian Mackie ... visual effects coordinator: Munky
Andrew Maddison ... digital compositor
Simon Rowe ... compositor: Bluebolt
Jon Stanley ... digital compositor
Panos Theodoropoulos ... visual effects production assistant: BlueBolt

Stunts

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Michael Altman ... stunts: Vienna
Levin Barber ... stunts: Vienna
Ben Hernandez Bray ... stunts: Los Angeles (as Ben Bray)
Stacy Courtney ... stunts: Los Angeles
Christopher Draxler ... stunts: Vienna
Cornelia Dworak ... stunt performer / stunts: Vienna (as Conny Dvorak)
Dieter Egermann ... stunts: Vienna
Eddie J. Fernandez ... stunt driver / stunt performer / stunts: L.A.
Elias Gary ... stunts: Vienna
Jacob Grabner ... stunts: Vienna
Jorg Hager ... stunts: Vienna
Mathias Kolb ... stunts: Vienna
Gabriel Neuner ... stunts: Vienna
Mario Rauscher ... stunts: Vienna
J.C. Robaina ... stunts: L.A.
Alexander Schauer ... stunts: Vienna (as Alex Schauer)
Erik Solky ... stunts: L.A.
Christine Tanzler ... stunts: Vienna

Camera and Electrical Department

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Tim Battersby ... first assistant: "b" Camera
Samuel Beazley ... data wrangler
Vladimir Bilic ... electrician: Vienna 2nd Unit
Stephan Bookas ... dailies colourist
Fred Brown ... rigging gaffer
Buzzy Burwell ... assistant chief lighting technician: additional photography
Martin Conway ... best boy
Jajaira Corria ... 2nd assistant camera "B" LA Unit
Daniel Courtright ... key grip - los angeles
Alex Coverley ... key grip
Ross Dunkerley ... gaffer: Los Angeles
Jesse Evans ... steadicam operator
Jason Ewart ... "b" camera operator / steadicam operator
Matthias Ganster ... electrician
Richard Harrowing ... electrician: dailies
John Heald ... b camera grip
Thomas Hollaus ... rigging gaffer: Vienna
Paul Holley ... rigging elect
Demetri Jagger ... video assist operator
Stefan Kaindl ... second assistant camera: first unit
Mark Keane ... lamp operator
Lukas Kern ... second unit gaffer: Austria
Michael Koepke ... grip
Rick Linkowski ... dolly grip: los angeles
Chaz Lyon ... first assistant camera "b" camera
Marc-Jason Maier ... digital imaging technician
Thomas Maier ... camera operator: "c" camera
Stefan Maitz ... first assistant camera (Vienna 2nd Unit)
John Malaney ... electrician
Thomas P. Marshall ... lighting technician
Werner Ramschak ... electrician
Jem Rayner ... first assistant camera: "a" camera
Cullum Ross ... electrician: dailies
Michael 'Spike' Ryan ... technocrane operator
Andreas Sabitzer ... camera: dit (vienna 2nd Unit)
Mark Santoni ... first assistant camera
Simon Joel Seeliger ... camera trainee
Jay Sheveck ... scorpio head technician
D. Stevens ... still photographer: los angeles
Simon Surtees ... second assistant "b" camera: UK unit
Pat Sweeney ... gaffer
Cameron Thorburn ... best boy grip: Los Angeles
Gary Thornhill ... practical electrician
Mark Tillie ... additional stills photographer
Klaus Track ... second assistant camera: Vienna 2nd unit
Robert Viglasky ... still photographer
Callum Watt ... grip assistant
Michael Wood ... director of photography: second unit
Nick Zeigler ... electrician: additional photography / electrician: los angeles
Alex Hudson ... grip (uncredited)
Lajos Pataki ... digital imaging technician (uncredited)

Casting Department

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Vanessa Baker ... adr voice casting
Alex Howes ... casting assistant
Sally King ... child crowd casting

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Gaia Cozzi ... costume dailies
Kendall Errair ... costumer
Christian Goddard ... principal set costumer
Lynsey Harris ... set costumer
Kristi Hoffman ... set costumer: Los Angeles
Nigel Hyams ... wardrobe master
Eniko Karadi ... costume maker
Jessica Lawless ... principal costume stand-by
Tom Macdonald ... costume supervisor
Lydia McDonald ... junior costume assistant
Peter Paul ... costume supervisor
Theresa Pultar ... wardrobe crowd
Harriett Sand ... costume buyer
Sabine Waszmer ... assistant costume designer: Vienna

Location Management

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Joerg Bonner ... location manager
David Broder ... supervising location manager
Mark Grimwade ... location manager
Victoria Leskin ... key assistant location manager
Lukas Neiber ... assistant location manager
Patrick Seirafi ... location assistant
Nate Taylor ... key assistant location manager
Stefan Teuber ... location scout
Paul Tomlinson ... assistant location manager
Bernhard Vesely ... location manager
Philipp Ziegelwanger ... location assistant
Lenart Cernilogar ... location marshall (uncredited)

Music Department

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John Barrett ... scoring protools engineer
Christoph Bauschinger ... music editor
Aliosha Biz ... musician: violin, Roman Grinberg Quartet
Chuck Choi ... score technical consultant
Sasha Danilov ... musician: clarinet, Roman Grinberg Quartet
Olga FitzRoy ... additional score engineer
Geoff Foster ... additional score engineer
Andrew Glen ... music editor
Clio Gould ... orchestra leader: Chamber Orchestra of London
Nick Holland ... musician: solo cello
Natalie Holt ... composer: additional music
Jake Jackson ... score and mix engineer
Andrew Kawczynski ... composer: additional music
Steven Kofsky ... music production services
Jocelyn Lightfoot ... musician: alpine horn
Jonathan McGovern ... opera musician: baritone
Stephanie McNally ... technical music assistant
Laura Nakhla ... assistant music supervisor
Peter Nickalls ... orchestral mockups
George Oulton ... score assistant engineer
Julian Pastorelli ... Music technical assistant
John Phillips ... musician: guitar
Maggie Rodford ... music supervisor
Patrick Savage ... musician
Alexandr Shevchenko ... musician: bayan, Roman Grinberg Quartet
Gwilym Simcock ... musician: piano
Andrew Skeet ... conductor and orchestrator
Huw Watkins ... opera musician: pianist
Kylie Watt ... opera coach
Catherine Wilson ... assistant music editor

Transportation Department

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David Ayers ... unit driver
John Ayers ... unit driver
William Ballard ... transportation coordinator
Paul Davies ... unit driver
William M. DeLuca ... transportation
Sebastian Flek ... driver / driver: Vienna
Yannik Habinger ... driver: Vienna
Simon Jones ... transportation captain
Wolfgang Kanduth ... driver: Vienna
Elias Kilgus ... driver: Vienna
David Lewis ... transport supplier
Chuck Martinez ... driver: cast
Tony McMahon ... unit driver
Antonio Molina ... transportation: Los Angeles
Jason Pinto ... daily driver
Leo Schwarz ... driver: Simon Curtis
Lisa Sellner ... transportation captain
Stafford.L. ... unit driver (as Stafford Livesey)
Thomas Strini ... driver
Lukas Peter Thanhofer ... driver

Other crew

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Matt Adams ... uk sales contact
Jacqui Barr ... marketing executive
Victoria Bavister ... assistant: Simon Curtis
Volker Beyer ... location accountant
Rebecca Boyle ... script supervisor: los angeles
Francesca Budd ... assistant production coordinator
Sandy Campbell ... assistant: Helen Mirren
Claudia Cimmino ... production coordinator
Matt Curtis ... titles designer
San Davey ... script supervisor
Katharina Dietl ... Key Set PA - Vienna Unit / key set pa
Victoria Gegenbauer ... script supervisor: second unit
Kay Gertler ... production assistant
Alex Gordon ... production executive
Eamon Hartnett ... production assistant
Ollie Holder ... floor runner: dailies
Romana Holzmüller ... assistant accountant: Austria
Andrew Huddleston ... assistant: los angeles
Sara Janasz ... completion guarantor: Film Finances
Katy Lake ... assistant to Kris Thykier
Jenn Lambert ... assistant: David Thompson
Sebastian Lessner ... caterer
Emily Lutyens ... researcher
Chris Lynch ... production runner: dailies
Sebastian Magiera ... production staff
Steve Mansfield ... aerial crew
Claire Marshall ... development executive
Frédéric North ... aerial coordinator / helicopter pilot: Los Angeles
David Orpheus ... crowd production assistant
Laura Owen ... stand in: Katie Holmes
Danny Park ... assistant to simon curtis: los angeles shoot
Martin Parker ... assistant production accountant
KB Pugliese ... assistant production coordinator LA
Brittany-Renée Quinn ... production staff
Maria Salcher ... production secretary
E. Randol Schoenberg ... consultant
Stephanie Schweitzer ... production assistant: Ryan Reynolds, Vienna
Mitchell Scott ... production assistant
Ingrid Simmonds ... Assistant Accountant
Ian Joseph Sly ... assistant: Ed Rubin
Jasmin Spenger ... production coordinator: austria
Susi Stach ... dialect coach
Warren Titterrell ... catering provider
Petra Torky ... production assistant: Helen Mirren, Vienna
Will Tyler ... financial controller
El West ... 2nd assistant accountant / assistant accountant (as Ella West)
Herta Wirth ... accountant
Mike Woodley ... aerial consultant
Claire Cameron ... accounts clerk (uncredited)
Philip Harvey ... body double: Charles Dance (uncredited)

Thanks

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Charles Altmann ... dedicated to the memory of
Fritz Altmann ... dedicated to the memory of
Jim Altmann ... thanks
Maria Altmann ... dedicated to the memory of
Peter Altmann ... thanks
Richard Belfield ... thanks
Glenn Benson ... thanks
Ron Burkle ... thanks
Marguerite Crain ... thanks
Jill Curtis ... thanks
John Curtis ... dedicated to the memory of
Hubertus Czernin ... dedicated to the memory of
Johanna Czernin ... thanks
Frank Druschel ... thanks
Christian Eggerstorfer ... thanks
Martin Fuger ... thanks
Wayne Garrigan ... thanks
Trish Godwin ... thanks
Gerhard Grünert ... thanks
Thomas Hannes ... thanks
Rainer Heilmann ... thanks
Nikolaus Holzer ... thanks
Erika Jakubovits ... thanks
Harriet Jones ... thanks
Nick Jones ... thanks
Jo Carole Lauder ... special thanks: from Harvey Weinstein
Ronald Lauder ... special thanks: from Harvey Weinstein
Rachel Lloyd ... thanks
Antonia Mayr-Melnhof ... thanks
Anna Nash ... thanks
Walter Neckam ... thanks
Pam Schoenberg ... thanks
Tamara Seeliger ... thanks
Markus Slavik ... thanks
Susi Spitz ... dedicated to the memory of
Elisabeth Staber ... thanks
Marijana Stoisits ... thanks
Cynthia Thompson ... dedicated to the memory of
Louis Thompson ... dedicated to the memory of
Sophie Trauttenberg ... thanks
Nina Tsindides ... thanks
Max Weinstein ... dedicated to the memory of

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Storyline

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Plot Summary

Maria Altman sought to regain a world famous painting of her aunt plundered by the Nazis during World War II. She did so not just to regain what was rightfully hers, but also to obtain some measure of justice for the death, destruction, and massive art theft perpetrated by the Nazis. Written by Elyse J. Factor

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Taglines The fight for justice never ends See more »
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Also Known As
  • La femme au tableau (France)
  • Die Frau in Gold (Germany)
  • La dama de oro (Spain)
  • La dama d'or (Spain, Catalan title)
  • Zena u zlatu (Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bosnian title)
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Runtime
  • 109 min
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Budget $11,000,000 (estimated)

Did You Know?

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Trivia Aunt Adele's diamond necklace, which passed on to Maria Altmann upon her marriage, reportedly ended up decorating the neck of top Nazi Hermann Goering's wife. See more »
Goofs When Randy Schoenberg is before the Supreme Court, he is shown being asked a convoluted question by Chief Justice William Rehnquist, whereupon Schoenberg admits he doesn't understand it. That question was actually posed by Justice David Souter. The reaction from the other justices, who also didn't understand the question, was accurately depicted. See more »
Movie Connections Featured in Ryan Reynolds/Terrence Howard/Kelly Clarkson (2015). See more »
Soundtracks Persuasion Theme See more »
Quotes Randol Schoenberg: It's hard to believe Hitler once applied to be an art student here.
Maria Altmann: I wish they'd have accepted him.
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