The Promise (1995)

Director: Margarethe von Trotta
Starring: Corinna Harfouch, Meret Becker, Anian Zollner

A pointed account of star-crossed German lovers, covering a 30 year timespan, beginning with their separation while trying to escape from East to West... Read more

Rosenstrasse (2003)

Director: Margarethe von Trotta
Starring: Katja Riemann, Maria Schrader, Martin Feifel, Jurgen Vogel, Jutta Lampe

Drawing on the true events of Spring 1943 when hundreds of German women protested the incarceration of their Jewish husbands in the Jewish Welfare Off... Read more

Hannah Arendt (2012)

Director: Margarethe von Trotta
Starring: Barbara Sukowa, Janet McTeer, Ulrich Noethen, Julia Jentsch, Axel Milberg, Micha...

The sublime Barbara Sukowa stars in this biopic of the influential German-Jewish philosopher and political theorist. Hannah Arendt's reporting on the... Read more