German Film Series Part 3

A Woman in Berlin

A Woman in Berlin (2009), 131 minutes

 

This true story is based on an international bestseller. Set in 1945 during the Red Army invasion of Berlin. Women are victims of rape and devastation; one of them, Anonyma, had been a journalist and photographer. In her desperation, she decides to look for an officer who can protect her. She meets a Russian officer Andrej - an encounter which develops into a complex symbiotic relationship that forces them to remain enemies until the bitter end.

 

  • Britta Bothe
  • University of Southern California
  • Taper Hall 353
  • 3501 Trousdale Parkway #255
  • Los Angeles, CA 90089-4353