German

German Film Series: "Barbara"

Stirn Auditorium: Screenings at 4pm and 7:30pm

Barbara (Christian Petzold, 2012; 105 min.)
Suspenseful drama set in 1980s East Germany: for political reasons, Barbara (Nina Hoss), a brilliant physician, is demoted to a job in the drab provinces.  Her meticulously engineered plans to escape to the West run into trouble there, when she encounters a charismatic colleague to whom she finds herself attracted, and a young female patient who desperately needs her help.

Thu, 09/26/2013 - 16:00 to 22:00