Tag: German Film Festival

The Forger [Der Passfälscher] — German Film Festival

The Forger [Der Passfälscher] — German Film Festival

Review by John P. Harvey. Samson “Cioma” Schönhaus (Louis Hofmann) is under threat in Nazi Germany. His Jewish parents and ...
Risks & Side Effects [Risiken & Nebenwirkungen] — German Film Festival 2022

Risks & Side Effects [Risiken & Nebenwirkungen] — German Film Festival 2022

Review by John P. Harvey. Kathrin (Inka Friedrich) learns that the reason she has been tired of late is that ...
It’s Just a Phase, Honey [Es ist nur eine Phase, Hase] — German Film Festival 2022

It’s Just a Phase, Honey [Es ist nur eine Phase, Hase] — German Film Festival 2022

Review by John P. Harvey. In their younger days, Paul (Christoph Maria Herbst), now a successful author, and Emilia (Christiane ...
The Black Square [Das schwarze Quadrat] — German Film Festival 2022

The Black Square [Das schwarze Quadrat] — German Film Festival 2022

Review by John P. Harvey. Having stolen a famous painting, Kazimir Malevich’s Black Square, former artist and now professional art thief ...
Contra — German Film Festival 2022

Contra — German Film Festival 2022

Review by John P. Harvey. When first-year law student Naima (Nilam Farooq) arrives a few minutes late for a law ...
A Stasi Comedy [Stasikomödie] — German Film Festival 2022

A Stasi Comedy [Stasikomödie] — German Film Festival 2022

Review by John P. Harvey. When, against his every urge to save a cat on the road, the young poet ...
The Keeper [Trautmann], German Film Festival 2019 - Palace Electric, May–June 2019

The Keeper [Trautmann], German Film Festival 2019 – Palace Electric, May–June 2019

Bert Trautmann (David Kross) is a German soldier in an English Prisoner of War camp in 1944. Bert Friar (John ...
Jim Button and Luke the Engine Driver [Jim Knopf und Lukas der Lokomotivführer] - German Film Festival, Palace Electric, May-June 2019

Jim Button and Luke the Engine Driver [Jim Knopf und Lukas der Lokomotivführer] – German Film Festival, Palace Electric, May-June 2019

Delivered to the tiny kingdom of Morrowland, a baby of unknown origin is lovingly cared for by the proprietor of ...
How About Adolf? [Der Vorname], German Film Festival 2019 - Palace cinemas, May–June 2019

How About Adolf? [Der Vorname], German Film Festival 2019 – Palace cinemas, May–June 2019

Stephan (Christoph Maria Herbst) and his wife, Elisabeth (Caroline Peters), have invited their family and friends for dinner. René (Justus ...
Sweethearts - German Film Festival 2019 Palace Electric, May–June 2019

Sweethearts – German Film Festival 2019 Palace Electric, May–June 2019

Sweethearts has it all: a jewellery heist, a panic-stricken hostage, arson, and shoot-outs. But it’s not quite what you’d expect, ...