German Ladies Make Movies III – When We Leave – April 16, 6:30 PM – Powell Cinema

The third and last movie in our German film series for this semester is When We Leave (Die Fremde), Germany 2010, directed by Feo Aladag, with Sibel Kekilli, Nizam Schiller, Derya Alabora. 119 min.

A young German woman of Turkish descent flees a difficult marriage by moving to Berlin, but her fight for more freedom and independence causes strife within her family. Introduced by Katja Straub, Visiting Assistant Professor of Film Studies