German Film Series: “Transit”

November 21, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm (already occurred)
Film scene of a woman leaning against a man's back

Gripping drama that updates to the present the acclaimed 1943 novel by Anna Seghers about refugees from Nazi Germany. A young man assumes the identity of a deceased writer, hoping to escape Europe through the port of Marseille. Here, he meets the writer’s wife, who—unaware of her husband’s death—involves the man in her own efforts to flee.
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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