GLL Movie Screening: Die Welle (The Wave, German, with English subtitles)
Time:5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Event Type:Film Screening
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Die Welle (The Wave) is a 2008 German sociopolitical thriller film directed by Dennis Gansel and starring Jürgen Vogel, Frederick Lau, Jennifer Ulrich and Max Riemelt in the leads. It is based on Ron Jones' social experiment "The Third Wave" and Todd Strasser's novel, The Wave.
A high school teacher's experiment to demonstrate to his students what life is like under a dictatorship spins horribly out of control when he forms a social unit with a life of its own.
Run time: 1 hour, 47 minutes.
Free and open to the public. No registration required.
- Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures