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Shortly before the WW II, Ella Gericke takes on the identity of her husband Max after his death to work instead of him in the factory. She continues to be Max until she herself doesn't even... See full summary »

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Manfred Karge
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Tilda Swinton ... Ella / Max Gerike
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Shortly before the WW II, Ella Gericke takes on the identity of her husband Max after his death to work instead of him in the factory. She continues to be Max until she herself doesn't even know who she is anymore. The story is told from her point of view as an old woman. Written by Ulf Kjell Gür

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Story of a woman forced to live as a man to survive in Nazi Germany

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 August 1992 (UK) See more »

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Budget:

£120,000 (estimated)
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Basilisk Communications See more »
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Color

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1.66 : 1
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