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Kit Belgum, Chair 2505 University Avenue, Burdine Hall 336, Mailcode C3300, Austin TX 78712-1802 • 512-471-4123

German Film Series - Spring 2009: POST-REUNIFICATION REPRESENTATIONS OF NAZISM IN GERMAN CINEMA

Wed, February 25, 2009 • 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM • BUR 337 Conference Room

Directed by star director Volker Schlöndorff, this drama offers an unusual perspective on WWII. Falsely accused as a child molester, simple-minded Frenchman Abel Tiffauges (John Malkovich) is sent to the front and soon is captured. While serving as POW at Göring's hunting lodge, he is recruited by a Nazi elite boarding school. Catching boys from the area for the institution, he unwittingly becomes a servant of Nazism. As the Soviet Red Army advances upon the school, he eventually com

FREE Admission, all films shown in German with English subtitles, unless indicated! Films are screened Wednesdays at 7:00 pm at BUR 337 (Conference Room)

Sponsored by: Department of Germanic Studies


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