This wise and incisively crafted drama brings simmering intelligence and a dry, sardonic compassion to bear on its tale – Variety
Barbara also screens in the Historic Theater on April 2 & 4.
Winner of the Best Director prize at this year’s Berlin Film Festival, the latest film from Christian Petzold (Yella, Jerichow) is a simmering, impeccably crafted Cold War thriller, starring the gifted Nina Hoss-in her fifth lead role for the director-as a Berlin doctor banished to a rural East German hospital as punishment for applying for an exit visa. Germany’s official Oscar submission for Best Foreign Language Film.
PG13, 127 mins, Fr (subtitled)