Women in History as Played by Barbara Sukowa: Films by Margarethe von Trotta
Monday, 23 September 2013, 6:30 pm
Goethe-Institut Washington, GoetheForum
German with English subtitles
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Germany, 1985, 123 min., Director: Margarethe von Trotta, Cast:Barbara Sukowa, Daniel Olbrychski, Otto SanderA poignant dramatization of the person and political struggles of Spartacist leader Rosa Luxemburg, whose passionate pursuit of justice caused her to be imprisoned in Germany and Poland throughout her life and murdered in 1919. For her performance, Barbara Sukowa received the Cannes Film Festival’s 1986 Best Actress award.
This film screening is part of our event series Women in History as Played by Barbara Sukowa: Films by Margarethe von Trotta.Related linksBuy tickets for GoetheForum screenings on-line from Box Office Tickets.
After the film we can go to a nearby cafe for discussions.