Everything Is Illuminated - Interview with Eugene Hutz

Posted on: September 2, 2005 | Views: 647 | Comment

Eugene Hutz discusses how his past experience as a refugee contributed to his performance.

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. 

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Word War 2 • soviet • dark comedy • eugene hutz • elijah wood • ussr • refugee • road trip • drama • Jewish • Nazi