German Film Series: "The Journey to Kafiristan"

October 18, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm (already occurred)
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There will be two screenings of The Journey to Kafiristan. One will be at 4 p.m. and the other at 7:30 p.m.

The Journey to Kafiristan is a docudrama about two women who leave their home in Switzerland to journey together to Kabul, Afghanistan, in 1939, when Europe is on the brink of war. This movie is based on the lives of Annemarie Schwarzenbach, a socialite and writer, and Ella Maillart, an ethnologist and photographer.

This film will be shown in German with English subtitles. Please contact mhowes@amherst.edu for more information.

Contact Info

Megan Howes
(413) 542-2312
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