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German Film Screening: Aus dem Nichts

Friday, February 28, 2020
7:30pm to 9:00pm
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Baxter Lecture Hall
Film screening for German 130b & 132b // In German with English subtitles

Aus dem Nichts "In the Fade" (2017)
Directed by
Fatih Akin
Diane Kruger

Inspired by true events in Germany (NSU 2004). After the death of her family in a terrorist attack Katja's life falls apart. Her friends and extended family try to give her support. However, the wearisome search for the perpetrators and the reason for the senseless killing complicate the difficult mourning process. She struggles as she endures the trial against two unexpected suspects: a young couple. The trial and its result pushes her to the edge and she wants justice.

Golden Globe for best foreign film (2018) and short list candidate for Oscar 2018. Best female lead Cannes 2018. Sound Track: Queens of the Stone Age. An Edge-Of-Seat Thriller…

Click here to watch the trailer.

All interested are welcome!

NOTE FOR VISITORS: Enter South (Ramo) end of building across pond and walk up stairs – for elevators enter North end on "grass" side – Somebody will be there should doors be locked and direct you to the lecture hall.

For more information, please contact Andreas Aebi by phone at 626-395-3620 or by email at