2014 Film Series: Gold

It’s here! Our first film screening of 2014! We know you’ve all been desperately waiting for it so make sure you pop the date in your diary as soon as you’ve read this blog post!

So, we’ll be screening the film Gold by Thomas Arslan. (2013, 101 min) in German with English subtitles.


What it’s about:
Summer 1898. Canada, during the Klondike Gold Rush. Seven German immigrants set out in search of gold in the backwoods of British Columbia. Together they embark on the long journey to the newly discovered gold fields in Dawson. Brought together by shady businessman Wilhelm Laser’s advertisement, the members of the group put it all on the line to change their miserable lives. The last to join is Emily Mayer, played by Nina Hoss, a metropolitan woman whose delicate demeanor masks a steely determination to survive. As the path grows more treacherous, betrayals come to light and desperate choices are made. Gold is an epic that offers an unconventional take on the Western genre.

Where: Goethe-Zentrum Atlanta Auditorium
When: Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Admission: Complimentary for Goethe-Zentrum students and members, $5 for guests

Members, please show your membership card at the event in order to receive your discount!

Now, get your diary out and write that date in it!! We’re looking forward to seeing you there!


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