Woman in Gold

Maria Altmann, an octogenarian Jewish refugee, takes on the Austrian government to recover artwork she believes rightfully belongs to her family.

Woman In Gold is the remarkable true story of one woman’s journey to reclaim her heritage and seek justice for what happened to her family. Sixty years after she fled Vienna during World War II, an elderly Jewish woman, Maria Altmann (Helen Mirren), starts her journey to retrieve family possessions seized by the Nazis, among them Klimt’s famous painting Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I. Together with her inexperienced but plucky young lawyer Randy Schoenberg (Ryan Reynolds), she embarks upon a major battle which takes them all the way to the heart of the Austrian establishment and the U.S. Supreme Court, and forces her to confront difficult truths about the past along the way.

Related articles

Facebook comments

Prague Airport Transfers

Prague Airport Transport: Private, Shuttle & Limo-service!

Rustic Jerky

Superfood for Carnivores!

Mono Fono

Creativity and innovation, space open to all in the heart...

Prague Yoga Collective

Yoga classes in English

TSCHECH.News

TSCHECH.News: Tschechien auf einen Klick!

Amunì Praha

Slow Food Pizza

Expats BBQ Bar

25+ screens, 6 beers on tap and serving slow smoked...

Perfect Storage Holešovice

NONSTOP access to the storage


PragueMonitor.com

Prague’s # 1 source for Czech news in English…


PragueConnect.cz

Expat and Czech Business Professional Network


Tschech.News

German Language Info Service