Department of Germanic Studies

German Film Series - "Homo Faber"

"Homo Faber"

Thu, February 25, 2010 | BUR 216

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM


Film version of the novel by Swiss writer Max Frisch. Walter Faber survives an airplane crash. On a sea voyage to Europe, he meets a young woman named Sabeth, with whom he begins an affair. They travel together to Greece. Sabeth is hospitalized because of an accident, and Faber meets Sabeth’s mother, with whom he had a relationship many years ago. German subtitles.

Sponsored by: The Department of Germanic Studies

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