Monthly Film Series

I’m Off Then: Losing and Finding Myself on the Camino de Santiago (Ich bin dann mal weg)

WED. April 12, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Germany 2015
92 min / In German, with English Subtitles

Directed by: Julia von Heinz  Cast: Devid Striesow, Martina Gedeck, Karoline Schuch |

Overweight, overworked, overwrought – celebrated TV star Hape realizes he can't go on this way. He takes a six-month sabbatical, and embarks on a pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela, the famed spiritual path of St. James' Way. He sets out in search of himself. A film about finding and seeking – amusing, moving and emotional.


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SISSI (Sissi)

Remembering Romy Schneider on the

35th anniversary of her death

 

WED. May 10, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Austria 1955
102 min / In German, with English Subtitles

Directed by: Ernst Marischka,  Cast: Romy Schneider, Karl Heinz Bohm, Magda Schenider,

In the first of a trilogy of movies about Elisabeth "Sissi" of Austria, the young vibrant princess catches the eye of her sister's fiancé, Emperor Franz Josef.


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SCRAPPIN’ (SCHROTTEN!)

WED. July 12, 2017 - 7:00 PM

96 mins. German 2016

Director: Max Zähle
Cast: Lucas Gregorowicz, Frederick Lau, Anna Bederke, Lars Rudolph, Heiko Pinkowski, Jan-Gregor Kremp

Mirko Talhammer (Lucas Gregorowicz) is beside himself when two strangers show up at his posh insurance office to remind him where he really comes from: a provincial scrapyard, where careers are not what counts and other things are more important: scrapping things, the family, and every once in a while, a good old fist fight.


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