German Studies Film Series (with English subtitles) Part 1

Tuesday, February 4 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm

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THH Language Center, 309K

Tuesday, February 4th, 2020 –THH Language Lab 309K, 4:00 PM: 

The Invisibles (2019) 110 minutes, by Claus Räfle 

While Nazi propaganda minister Josef Goebbels infamously declared Berlin “free of Jews” in 1943, 1,700 Jewish Berliners managed to survive in the Nazi capital. Claus Räfle’s gripping docudrama traces the stories of four real-life survivors who learned to hide in plain sight.
Moving between cinemas, cafés and safe houses, they dodged Nazi officials and a dense network of spies and informants. Yet their prudence was at odds with their youthful recklessness, prompting them to join the resistance, forge passports, or pose as Aryan war widows. Masterfully weaving these story threads together, The Invisibles is a testament to the resourcefulness, willpower and sheer chance needed to survive against incredible odds.

Watch the Trailer: 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k2aVBot4DNY

 

 

 

Event Type

Arts, Film Screening

Audience

Students

Campus

University Park Campus

Department
German Studies Program
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