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German Film Series: Die Stille nach dem Schuß (The Legend of Rita)

Mon, March 26, 2012 | BUR 112

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Die Stille nach dem Schuß is a 2000 film directed by Volker Schlöndorff.

Cinematic Responses to RAF - Terrorism

Rita Vogt is a radical West German terrorist who abandons the revolution and settles in East Germany with a new identity provided by the East German secret service. She lives in constant fear of having her cover blown, which unavoidably happens after the German re-unification.


This film will be shown with English subtitles.

Free and open to the public

Questions? Contact Cindy Walter-Gensler:

Sponsored by: The Department of Germanic Studies and the Center for European Studies

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