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Nichols was born Michael Igor Peschkowsky in Berlin, where his parents had settled after leaving Russia.
Director Mike Nichols (born Michael Igor Peschkowsky in Berlin in 1931, which his family later fled as Hitler's fortunes rose) littered the film with womb-like images such as the scenes where Benjamin is reluctant to leave his parents' pool.
Nichols was born Michael Igor Peschkowsky in Berlin, Germany of a Russian father and German mother.