German Film Series - Fall 2013November 6, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Mānoa Campus, Moore Hall 258
Germany Pale Mother (1980), directed by New German Cinema director Helma Sanders-Brahms. Set in fascist era Germany in 1939, Hans and Lene marry the day before the war breaks out. Hans is sent to the Eastern front. During a bombing raid their daughter Anna is born. The house is destroyed and Lene and Anna moves in with relatives in Berlin. Hans survives the war but he is not the same person when he returns.
In German with English sub-titles.
LLEA/German, Mānoa Campus
Prof. Christina Gerhardt, 956-4182, email@example.com, http://manoa.hawaii.edu/llea/german/faculty/christina-gerhardt/