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The People vs. Fritz Bauer
Sunday, October 30, 2016, 12:00pm
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Germany, 2015, 105 Minutes

German, English, and Yiddish with English subtitles

Directed by Lars Kraume

In 1957, German Attorney General Fritz Bauer receives crucial evidence on the whereabouts of Adolf Eichmann. The lieutenant colonel, responsible for the mass deportation of the Jews, is allegedly hiding in Buenos Aires. Facing fierce German determination to repress its past, Bauer has had no success trying crimes from the Third Reich in court.  His distrust in the German justice system, leads him to contact the Israeli secret service, Mossad, and, by doing so, he commits treason. Rated R

Speaker: Prof. Atina Grossman, The Cooper Union

Location AMC Loews New Brunswick