Barbara

July 11, 2013

In 1980s East Germany, a doctor is banished to a country hospital where she hatches a plan to escape to West Germany to be reunited with her partner. The Stasi are watching. Layered, nuanced, intelligent thriller selected as Germany’s entry for the 2013 foreign language Oscar. ¥An elegant drama based on human and political dilemmas.’ The Guardian. 5 major wins so far.

Film Information

Title Barbara
Directed by Christian Petzold
Language German
Country Germany
Classification 12A
Running Time 105 mins
Subtitles Yes
Colour Yes
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