German Film Series: “Das Versprechen” (“The Promise”)

November 7, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm (already occurred)
Screenshot of a woman in a red dress gently touching the cheek of a man in a black suit as they stand in front of a mirror

In the early 1960s, two young lovers from East Berlin attempt to escape to the West: Sophie manages to flee, but Konrad remains behind. What will happen to their relationship and their child when, after decades of separation, they meet again after the fall of the Wall (30 years ago, on November 9, 1989)?

This film will be shown at both 4 and 7:30 p.m. in German with English subtitles.

Contact Info

Megan Howes
(413) 542-2312
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