New Films From Germany

Join Amherst Cinema and the Goethe-Institut Boston for New Films From Germany.

Titles play once a month on Sundays at 10:30am and are announced 4-6 weeks in advance.

Additional New Films From Germany titles will be announced for November 4, December 16, January 20, February 10, March 31, April 14, May 19, and June 30.

1976, the height of summer. A heat wave. Everybody is sweating. The wasps are even more aggressive than usual. In the midst of it all, a German family who are spending the dog days in their communal garden – just as they always do. Yet the passing of their overbearing matriarch Sophie reveals fine cracks in the family’s relationships while subtly changing how they interact.
Sun, 9/23
Mina and Kian, Iranians living in Germany under an arranged marriage, try to make their relationship work, but an adopted cat creates a gap in their relationship.
Sun, 10/14