In 1980s East Germany, Barbara is a Berlin doctor banished to a country medical clinic for applying for an exit visa. Barbara learns more about her life that puts the people around her in a new light, and finds herself facing a painful moral dilemma.
“Smart, engaging and unnerving Barbara is a fascinating portrait of a woman faced with a life altering decision under the deadliest of circumstances.” --The Examiner
Tired of multiplex fodder? Looking to see some intelligent movies? This is the group for you. The goal here is to see the cream of current releases and then discuss. It won’t be rigidly targeted at art-house movies; anything halfway intelligent will be considered. In general, we will avoid summer blockbuster / TV show adaptations / superhero / chick flick type movies.
Location-wise, we will initially be focused on what's available in downtown Portland, namely the Nickelodeon on Temple St, and the Portland Museum of Art. Other locations will of course be considered