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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

Pontic Steppe (116)
Eastern Europe (2,710)