Within the Whirlwind 12 years old

Within the Whirlwind

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.


Within the Whirlwind Cast

Name Character
Emily Watson She was 42, now 55 years old as Evgenia Ginzburg
Agata Buzek She was 33, now 45 years old as Lena
Ian Hart He was 45, now 57 years old as Beylin
Pam Ferris She was 61, now 74 years old as Genia's mother
Benjamin Sadler He was 38, now 51 years old as Pavel
Ulrich Tukur He was 52, now 64 years old as Dr. Anton Walter
Pearce Quigley as Yelvov
Ben Miller He was 43, now 56 years old as Krasny
Torsten Münchow He was 43, now 56 years old
Monica Dolan She was 40, now 53 years old as Pitkowskaya
Lena Stolze She was 53, now 65 years old as Greta
Jimmy Yuill He was 53, now 66 years old as Siderov
Heinz Lieven He was 81, now 94 years old as Old Vlady
Nick Dong-Sik He was 34, now 47 years old as Confucius

Within the Whirlwind Crew

Name Department
Gail Stevens as Casting. Production
Marleen Gorris as Director. She was 60 (now 73) years old Directing
Susanne Woerle-Jiritano as Makeup Department Head. Costume & Make-Up
Christine Ruppert as Producer. Production
Wlodzimierz Pawlik as Music. Sound
Eugenia Ginzburg as Writer. Writing
Arkadiusz Tomiak as Director of Photography. He was 40 (now 53) years old Camera
Volker Lorig as Special Effects Supervisor. Visual Effects
Nancy Larson as Writer. Writing
Ewa Skoczkowska as Production Design. She was 53 (now 66) years old Art
Kelly Valentine Hendry as Casting Associate. Production
Katarzyna Lewinska as Costume Design. Costume & Make-Up
Within the Whirlwind poster
Within the Whirlwind (12 years)

  • Release day: Friday, September 18, 2009
  • Runtime: 110 minutes