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Raised a boy in East Berlin, Hedwig undergoes a personal transformation in order to emigrate to the U.S., where she reinvents herself as an “internationally ignored” but divinely talented rock diva, inhabiting a “beautiful gender of one.”

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Directed by

John Cameron Mitchell

Written by

John Cameron Mitchell (Screenplay)
Stephen Trask (Musical)

Runtime

95 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

An anatomically incorrect rock odyssey

Cast

Keywords

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