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Everything Is Illuminated

A young man arrives in the Ukraine, clutching in his hand a tattered photograph. He is searching for the woman who fifty years ago saved his grandfather from the Nazis. Unfortunately, he is aided in his quest by Alex, a translator with an uncanny ability to mangle English into bizarre new forms.

Important places

Odesa (25)


Odessa (25)


Ukraine (403)

Other geographical areas

Dnieper Uplands (49)
Pontic Steppe (116)
Eastern Europe (2,710)