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A Rose in Winter (2018)

| Drama | 7 May 2019 (UK)
A ROSE IN WINTER recounts the extraordinary life of Edith Stein. Born Jewish, she demonstrated uncompromising courage as an outspoken advocate for equity in the Women' Rights Movement at ... See full summary »


Joshua Sinclair


Joshua Sinclair
3 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »




Credited cast:
Zana Marjanovic ... Edith Stein
Christian Cooke ... Michael Praeger
Ken Duken ... Hans Lipps
Anja Kruse ... Erna Stein
Karl Markovics ... Eugene Breitling
Alice Krige ... Anna Reinach
Ági Szirtes Ági Szirtes ... Auguste Stein (as Agnes Szirtes)
Hannelore Elsner ... Francis Claire
Olivia Silhavy ... Prof. Herbstrith
Péter Telihaly Péter Telihaly ... Siegfried Stein
Patrik Nagy Patrik Nagy ... Patricio
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Wayne Brett Wayne Brett ... First Scholar
Zoltán Hargitai Zoltán Hargitai ... Arno Stein
Máté Haumann ... Adi Reinach
Mia Jexen ... Rosa Stein
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A ROSE IN WINTER recounts the extraordinary life of Edith Stein. Born Jewish, she demonstrated uncompromising courage as an outspoken advocate for equity in the Women' Rights Movement at the onset of National Socialism in Germany, and though her actions, as a Carmelite Nun, challenging the very foundation of the Holy See to stand up against the Holocaust: a path which would lead to her martyrdom in Auschwitz.

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Did You Know?


The film was ready to be shot with Zana Marjanovic as the protagonist when she realized she was pregnant with her first son, Alec. Though Zana herself and others insisted that the film be shot with another actor in the role of Edith, Joshua Sinclair, the film's Producer and Director decided to wait until the birth of her child. What's the use of making a movie about empathy and compassion, one in which the birth of a child signals the saving of a life, of a future, if the filmmakers are not willing to respect the family of the lady who was born to play this role. See more »

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