Jerichow - German Film and Discussion

2013 Goethe Center Film Series

The second film of this series is: Jerichow

Jerichow (2008) Poster

The dishonorably discharged Afghanistan veteran Thomas returns to his home village of Jerichow. Ali, a local Turkish-German businessman, owner of a snack-bar chain, hires him as a driver. That's when Thomas meets Laura, his Turkish boss's young and attractive wife. A classic love triangle is born, unfolding in desolate northeast Germany, where thick forests suddenly end on cliffs overlooking the Baltic Sea. Caught between guilt and freedom, between passion and reason, the protagonists have no hopes for fulfillment of their dreams. Written by Warsaw Film Festival

Thomas (Benno Fürmann), Ali (Hilmi Sözer), Laura (Nina Hoss)

German with English subtitles

Unrated, 1 hr. 29 min.

Art House & InternationalDrama

Directed By: Christian Petzold

To view the Trailer go to

We look forward to a lively discussion after the film.

Film showing is FREE at the Lynch Auditorium (building #2) with parking available in front of the auditorium.

We'll meet after the film in the Campus Cappuccino Bar. Hope to see you there!


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