Everything Is Illuminated - This is Grandfather

Posted on: September 2, 2005 | Views: 0 | Comment

"Grandfather", Boris Leskin, made a career of aiding rich Jews find their families after the war.

Elijah Wood plays a Jewish American who goes to the Ukraine on a quest to find the woman who saved his grandfather from the Nazis. His guides, a grandfather/grandson team whose English is unreliable to say the least, make it a rather interesting road trip for the American man. 

soviet • dark comedy • elijah wood • jews • Jewish • Nazi