NMU’S GERMAN FILM SERIES TO SHOW FINAL FEATURE

 Â Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚  MARQUETTE – “Germany, Pale Mother” is the fifth and final feature in the German film series presented by Northern Michigan UniversityÂ’s department of modern languages and literatures. It will be shown at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 26, at Emma JoeÂ’s Coffee House.

 Â Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚  The 1979 film was directed by Helma Sanders-Brahms and is 149 minutes long. It is the story of the directorÂ’s mother whose husband was sent to the front in the war. The film shows her strength and her resistance against external injustice, and her estrangement upon her husbandÂ’s return.

 Â Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚  The German film series is titled “Surviving the Odds, Resistance and Return in the 1940s.” All showings have English subtitles and there is no admission charge. For more information, call Carol Strauss Sotiropoulos at 906-227-1201.



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Jessica Holman
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