Alina Levshin

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Alina Levshin
Alina Levshin at the Deutscher Filmpreis awards in 2012.
Born (1984-09-10) September 10, 1984 (age 33)
Odessa, Ukraine
Occupation Actress

Alina Levshin (born September 10, 1984 in Odessa, Ukraine, then Soviet Union)[1] is a German-Ukrainian actress. She moved with her parents from the Soviet Union to Germany when she was six.[2] From 2006 to 2010, she studied acting at the College of Film and Television "Konrad Wolf" in Potsdam.

Levshin was one of the main cast members in Dominik Graf’s television series Im Angesicht des Verbrechens who collectively received the German Television Award in 2010. She starred in the 2011 German film Combat Girls[3] (Kriegerin), for which she won the best actress awards at the Deutscher Filmpreis awards and the São Paulo International Film Festival.[4]

She played at Generation War (German: Unsere Mütter, unsere Väter, literally "Our mothers, our fathers"), a German World War II TV miniseries in 2013.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Alina Levshin (in German)
  2. ^ Jörg Thomann: Sie kann auch anders. In: Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung, 15 Januar 2012 (in German)
  3. ^ Maine, David (15 August 2013). "'Combat Girls' Takes a Harrowing Look at German Neo-Nazis". PopMatters. 
  4. ^ "Combat Girls". German Films. Retrieved 2012-05-09. 

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