Within the Whirlwind(2009)

Within the Whirlwind (2009)
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A female literature professor is sentenced to 10 years of hard labor in a Siberian gulag

RATINGS

6.8
/10

RUNTIME

90 min

AGE RATING

Not Rated

COUNTRY

Germany

LANGUAGE

English

DIRECTOR

Marleen Gorris

CAST

Emily Watson, Ulrich Tukur, Ian Hart, Benjamin Sadler

Plot

During Stalin's reign of terror, Evgenia Ginzburg, a literature professor, was sent to 10 years hard labor in a gulag in Siberia. Having lost everything, and no longer wishing to live, she meets the camp doctor and begins to come back to life.