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Bye Bye Germany (Germany/Luxembourg/Belgium, 2017, drama, 102 minutes)
Tuesday, October 30, 2018, 03:30pm
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After the war, charismatic David Bermann recruits fellow Holocaust survivors for a money-making scheme to realize their shared dream of rebuilding their lives in America. Their clever strategy brings in much-needed cash, until David’s secret past begins to catch up with him. Accused of collaborating with the Nazis, he must convince both his friends and American interrogators of his innocence. This dark comedy is based largely on co-screenwriter Michel Bergmann’s debut novel The Traveling Salesmen, inspired by his own family history.

Location AMC
Speaker: Professor Michael G. Levine, Rutgers
German with English subtitles • Director: Sam Garbarski