Pope Joan (2008)

Pope Joan
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime N/A
Genres Drama, Adaptation, Foreign, Period, Historical, Biopic
Keywords faith, novel
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Heinrich Hadding Screenplay (adaptation) 120778 4000003
Sönke Wortmann Screenplay (adaptation) 120778 4000004
Donna Woolfolk Cross Source Material (from novel: "Pope Joan") 120786 4000005
Silvia Tollmann Line Producer n/a 161 5000001
Michael Hirst Screenplay (new draft) 120778 4000002
Andrew Davies Screenplay (original draft) 120778 4000001
Norbert Sauer Co-Producer n/a 170 3000004
Doris Heinze Co-Producer n/a 170 3000005
Edmon Roch Co-Producer n/a 170 3000006
Faruk Alatan Co-Producer n/a 170 3000007
Frank Kusche Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
Tom Fahrmann Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Anja Dihrberg Casting Director n/a 157 10000001
Toby Whale Casting Director n/a 157 10000002
Esther Walz Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Stefan Busch Supervising Sound Editor n/a 328 14000001
Uwe Szielasko Art Director n/a 183 9000003
Johannes Wild Set Decorator n/a 165 9000002
Hans Funck Editor n/a 172 7000001
Marcel Barsotti Original Music n/a 120838 8000001
Bernd LePel Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Herman Weigel Co-Producer n/a 170 3000003
Oliver Berben Producer n/a 3 3000002
Lotte Flack Actor (age 10-14) 1 1000008
Oliver Cotton Actor Arsenius 1 1000009
Nicholas Woodeson Actor Arighis 1 1000010
Suzanne Bertish Actor Bishop Arnaldo 1 1000011
Tigerlily Hutchinson Actor (age 6-9) 1 1000007
Anatole Taubman Actor Anastasius 1 1000006
Ellie Kemish Actor Gisele 1 1000002
John Goodman Actor Pope Sergius 1 1000003
David Wenham Actor Gerold 1 1000004
Edward Petherbridge Actor Aesculapius 1 1000005
Branko Tomovic Actor Paschal 1 1000012
Lenn Kudrjawizki Actor Jordanes 1 1000013
Giorgio Lupano Actor Mamertus 1 1000019
Oliver Nagele Actor Fulgentius 1 1000020
Sönke Wortmann Director n/a 2 2000001
Martin Moszkowicz Producer n/a 3 3000001
Alberto Cracco Actor Ennodius 1 1000018
Marc Bischoff Actor Odo 1 1000017
Ian Gelder Actor Aio 1 1000014
Gerald Alexander Held Actor Lothar 1 1000015
Claudia Michelsen Actor Richilde 1 1000016
Johanna Wokalek Actor Johanna von Ingelheim 1 1000001
Synopsis
The story of a Pope John Anglicus, who ruled the Catholic Church from 855-857, disguising the fact that he was a she. Pope Joan, an educated woman from Athens who was reportedly traveling as a man for safety reasons, became involved in local religion and politics before being made Cardinal and then Pope. Her gender was allegedly discovered when she went into labor while in church.