Wednesday, May 17, 2017


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Film Screening: FUKUSHIMA, MON AMOUR (GRÜSSE AUS FUKUSHIMA)


GOETHE-INSTITUT LOS ANGELES

(5750 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90036)

Wednesday, May 17 @ 7pm

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Writer-Director: Doris Dörrie. Germany, 2016, 104 min. German and Japanese with English Subtitles. Cast: Rosalie Thomass, Kaori Momoi, Mosche Cohen, Nami Kamata

Desperate to move past the heartbreak of her broken engagement, young German woman, Marie (Thomass) joins the charity circus troupe “Clowns4help” and travels to Japan, hoping to bring joy to the elderly survivors of the 2011 nuclear disaster still living in emergency shelters. Burdened by her own problems, and panicked by the devastation in Fukushima, Marie finds herself ill-suited to bring joy to others whose hardships she cannot imagine.

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