Winter 2013 German Film Series

Sponsored by: Northern Michigan University / Department of Modern Languages and Literatures

Das weisse Rauschen

February 5: Das weisse Rauschen (The White Sound) (2002)

Kati, Jochen and Lukas take a trip on magic mushrooms. Lukas is not coming back. More>>

Subtitled in English.

Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Jamrich 103
Cost: Free 

Mahler auf der Couch

February 19: Mahler auf der Couch (Mahler on the Couch) (2010)

Alma Mahler's affair with the young architect Walter Groplous sets in motion a marital drama that forces her husband Gustav Mahler to seek advice from Sigmund Freud. More>>

Subtitled in English.

Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Jamrich 103
Cost: Free 

Jagdhunde

March 19: Jagdhunde (Hounds) (2007)

Lars lives with his father in a small village in the Uckermarck. Christmas is approaching. Since they are new to the region and know no one, the two are generally ignored. The relationship between father and son is marked by silence. More>> 

Subtitled in English.

Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Jamrich 103
Cost: Free 

Alter und Schonheit

April 2: Alter und Schö​nheit (Age and Beauty) (2009)

Friends brought together by tragic circumstances discover how sad their own lives have become in this bittersweet comedy-drama. An ill man's dying wish reunites four old friends. More>>

Subtitled in English.

Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Jamrich 103
Cost: Free 

Lautlos

April 16: Lautlos (Soundless) (2004)

Viktor, a methodical hit man, probably on his last job, has no plan for his retirement. He does not kill Nina, a woman sleeping beside his latest mark; then he follows her and rescues her from an attempted suicide. Nina is attracted to him, but also wants to know who he is. Does Viktor have a future? More>>

Subtitled in English.

Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Jamrich 103
Cost: Free 

*WARNING: Some films contain adult themes.