Everything Is Illuminated (2005)
Everything Is Illuminated (2005)
Leave Normal Behind.
A young Jewish American man endeavors—with the help of eccentric, distant relatives—to find the woman who saved his grandfather during World War II—in a Ukrainian village which was ultimately razed by the Nazis.

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Cast

Elijah Wood Elijah Wood As: Jonathan Safran Foer
Eugene Hutz Eugene Hutz As: Alex
Boris Leskin Boris Leskin As: Grandfather
Jana Hrabětova Jana Hrabětova As: Jonathan's Grandmother
Jonathan Safran Foer Jonathan Safran Foer As: Leaf Blower
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Storyline

A young Jewish American man endeavors—with the help of eccentric, distant relatives—to find the woman who saved his grandfather during World War II—in a Ukrainian village which was ultimately razed by the Nazis.


Tagline: Leave Normal Behind.
Certification: G

Details

Genres: Comedy, Drama

Language: English, Pусский, Український

Release Date: 05 September 2005

Country: US

Runtime: 106m

Company Credits

Company: Stillking Films, Warner Independent Pictures, Telegraph Films, Big Beach

Budget: $7,000,000

Revenue: $3,601,974

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Cast

Elijah Wood

Elijah Wood

Jonathan Safran Foer

Eugene Hutz

Eugene Hutz

Alex

Boris Leskin

Boris Leskin

Grandfather

Jana Hrabětova

Jana Hrabětova

Jonathan's Grandmother

Jonathan Safran Foer

Jonathan Safran Foer

Leaf Blower

Stephen Samudovsky

Stephen Samudovsky

Jonathan's Grandfather Safran

Oleksandr Choroshko

Oleksandr Choroshko

Alexander Perchov, Father

Gil Kazimirov

Gil Kazimirov

Igor

Zuzana Hodková

Zuzana Hodková

Alex's Mother

Ljubomir Dezera

Ljubomir Dezera

Young Jonathan

Laryssa Lauret

Laryssa Lauret

Lista

Tereza Veselkova

Tereza Veselkova

Augustine

Lukáš Král

Lukáš Král

Young Grandfather

Vera Sindelarova

Vera Sindelarova

Young Lista

Directed By

Liev Schreiber

Liev Schreiber

Director

Jakub Dvorak

Jakub Dvorak

Assistant Director

Nada Pinter

Nada Pinter

Script Supervisor

Writing Credits

Production Crew

Edited By

Costume and Makeup

Michael Clancy

Michael Clancy

Costume Design

Georgina Abanto

Georgina Abanto

Hairstylist

Sound

Paul Cantelon

Paul Cantelon

Original Music Composer

Visual Effects

Not currently known.

Camera

Matthew Libatique

Matthew Libatique

Director of Photography

Lighting

Not currently known.

Art Department

Martin Vačkář

Martin Vačkář

Art Direction

Mark Geraghty

Mark Geraghty

Production Design

Johnny Byrne

Johnny Byrne

Set Decoration

Other Crew

Emma Cooper

Emma Cooper

Unit Publicist

Andrea Kinsky

Andrea Kinsky

Stunt Double

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