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Remembrance
January 2016

It’s riveting stuff, acted with intensity by Damiecki and Dwyer.

- T. Dunleavy, Montreal Gazette

Remembrance
January 2016

Emotionally powerful and achingly romantic, despite the origins of the story in a WWII concentration camp, Remembrance is compelling viewing.

- Andrew L. Urban, Urban Cinephile Australia

Remembrance

Remembrance

Date: January 31, 2016

Location: UICA


Remembrance (German: Die verlorene Zeit The Lost Time) is a 2011 German drama film directed by Anna Justice. A German-Jewish woman and Polish man fall in love and escape a Nazi concentration camp. It is based on the true story of Jerzy Bielecki and Cyla Cybulsk

This program is free and open to the public, and begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, January 31 in the UICA theater, with the short film Break-Up Plan (7:21 min.) followed by the feature film Remembrance.

A panel discussion with a film scholar and history/cultural representative takes place after the film viewing, followed by a reception with complimentary food and beverages reflecting the regional cuisine of the film's origin.

Panel Discussion for Remembrance

Moderator: Katharina Hausler-Gross

Panelists: John Philbin, Rob Franciosi

 

More about Chiaroscuro's 10th Anniversary Season:

2016 Series Theme: Then and Now

Using a variety of narrative, cinematic and thematic devices, each film explores the relationship between the past and present. The 2016 Series presents an award-winning roster of five celebrated films from around the world.


Reviews

It’s riveting stuff, acted with intensity by Damiecki and Dwyer.

- T. Dunleavy, Montreal Gazette

Emotionally powerful and achingly romantic, despite the origins of the story in a WWII concentration camp, Remembrance is compelling viewing.

- Andrew L. Urban, Urban Cinephile Australia

Remembrance Official Trailer

Chiaroscuro thanks our sponsors and community partners:

Calvin College
Compass College of Cinematic Arts
Grand Valley State University
 
 
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