Next screening is a young German director’s debut film: Alexander Adolphe’s socially critical (!) feature film
SO GLŰCKLICH WAR ICH NOCH NIE – I’VE NEVER BEEN HAPPIER
2009, 92 min, dir. Alexander Adolphe, starring Devid Striesow, Nadja Uhl, English subtitles
DATE: 2 SEPTEMBER
TIME: 5.00 p.m.
VENUE: Howard College, MTB West Wing 1st Floor, German Programme, Room F251
About the film:
After a flirt in a boutique, wanted impostor Frank is arrested and sent to jail. When he is released from prison, he tries to earn his living in an honest way. One day, he meets the woman from the boutique again. For her, he would do anything. It does not bother him that she works as a prostitute. But soon Frank cannot help but fall back on his old methods and more and more loses his sense of reality…..
For further detail please contact:
Dr Marion Pape
Head, German Studies
University of KwaZulu-Natal
School of Arts
Tel: 0027-31-260 1086 / 2380
Fax: 0027-31-260 1242