THE GAMBLER'S WIFE MOVIE
ABOUT DOSTOYEVSKY'S WIFE
After success with 'Tchaikovsky's wife' and 'Petrov's Flu', Russian producer Ilya Stewart has opened a Berlin based production house Hype Studios which will,
according to Variety, produce English language films and series. Among them is THE GAMBLER'S WIFE from award winning director Malgorzata Szumowska, an adaptation of Andrew D. Kaufman’s book about Russian novelist Fyodor Dostoyevsky’s wife Anna Snitkina, a stenographer who helped him write his famous novels Gambler and Idiot in just a few weeks by typing his words. In his new partnership with Kirill Serebrennikov they are also preparing LIMONOV: THE BALLAD OF EDDIE co-produced by Pathé, an adaptation of Emmanuel Carrère’s novel with Ben Whishaw as the radical Russian poet and dissident Eduard Limonov.
|The film will be based on Andrew Kaufman's book|