German Movie Night (with subtitles): Das Wunder von Bern (The Miracle of Bern, 2003)

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Thu, 2/9/2017
Please note: this event occurred in the past!


Begins at 6:00 PM

Event Type:

Film Screening

Participation Details:

No participation details specified



  • (217) 244-3252

Parent Program(s):

  • School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics






Plot: Das Wunder von Bern - In 1954, the very young Republic of West Germany struggles with its recovery from WWII--economically and emotionally. Witness one of the most important events in Germany's post-war history when soccer--'the most important minor matter in the world'--becomes essential for the healing of the German soul; told from the perspective of a family suffering from the consequences of the war. An award-winning drama and a legend still alive in the hearts of the German people.


Cost: Free admission and open discussion afterward.

Partners Within the University of Illinois:

  • Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures

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