The spotlight is on contemporary German cinema at the SVA Library! Post-reunification, German cinema exploded with a fresh and powerful energy as new directors filled screens with a veritable feast of impressive films. Below are some trailers to whet the appetite:
Fatih Akin has tackled issues of German cultural identity with regards to Turkish immigration in such forceful films as The Edge Of Heaven:
https://youtu.be/i8rhDyhIloM
Hans Weingartner's The Edukators is one of the coolest political thrillers of the 00's:
https://youtu.be/UyT8bEa4XYA
Lastly, Tom Tykwer is perhaps best known for his crossover smash Run Lola Run but his follow-up film is just as good:
https://youtu.be/hRHuoieRNzo
Check out these films and more at the SVA Library!