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Trade

Marco Kreuzpaintner
2007 Germany, USA, Mexico

A Texas cop, whose own daughter might have been forced into sexual slavery, joins forces with a Mexican youth to find the boy's sister, who was abducted and forced into prostitution. Meanwhile, a Ukrainian woman who was promised a better life in America also becomes a victim.

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Kino! Home Takeaway

Soul Kitchen

Fatih Akin
2009 Germany, France, Italy

When Greek restaurant owner Zinos chases the girl he loves to China, the restaurant falls into his brother's hands. Upon returning, Zinos finds his kitchen taken over by the mob and in debt. Deciding to reopen by bringing in a hotshot chef, Zinos risks the loyalty of regular customers for a flashier atmosphere.

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Female Power: Maria Schrader

Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe

Maria Schrader
2016 Austria, Germany, France

In 1936, the Jewish writer Stefan Zweig flees Nazi Germany for Brazil. The jetset of Rio de Janeiro expects him to denounce Germany, but he cannot blame all German people for Nazism. As he struggles to define his feelings for his home country, he falls in love with Brazil, and plans a book about his new home.

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Face to Face with German Films

Keine Lieder über Liebe

Lars Kraume
2005 Germany

Tobias, a young director, sets out to make a documentary about his brother Markus's band, Hansen, although Tobias suspects Markus had an affair with his girlfriend, Ellen. Ellen soon joins the project, and the camera crew captures as much interpersonal drama as onstage action.

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German series from 2017-2019: Dark

Dark

Baran bo Odar
2017 Germany, USA

Dark

The complicated lives of locals in a small German town are revealed as they search for missing children.

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German Oscar® Submissions

Never Look Away

Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck
2018 Germany, Italy

A young art student, Kurt falls in love with fellow student, Ellie. Ellie's father, Professor Seeband, a famous doctor, is dismayed at his daughter's choice of boyfriend, and vows to destroy the relationship. What neither of them knows is that their lives are already connected through a terrible crime Seeband committed decades ago... An epic inspired by real events and spanning three eras of German history.

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Festival Favorites

Bye Bye Germany

Sam Garbarski
2017 Germany, Luxembourg, Belgium

Having survived the Holocaust, David Berman and his friends have the singular goal of getting to America. However, strapped for cash, they must find a way to get money. Just as they seem to have enough, David loses his savings and must confront his questionable past.

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