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Foreign Film Friday: Good Bye, Lenin!

Foreign Film Friday: Good Bye, Lenin!

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FROM GERMANY: A dedicated young German boy pulls off an elaborate scheme to keep his mother in good health in this comedy drama. Falling into a coma after seeing her son arrested during a protest, Alex's socialist mother remains comatose through the fall of the Berlin wall and the German Democratic Republic. Knowing that the slightest shock could prove fatal upon his mother's awakening, Alex strives to keep the fall of the GDR a secret for as long as possible. Rated R. No registration necessary. Sponsored by Jane and Bill Murray.

Cleve J. Fredricksen Library

Foreign Film Friday: Good Bye, Lenin!