Film Series

Saturday, October 13, 2007
The Rabbit Is Me

Part of Rebels with a Cause: The Cinema of East Germany

Date + Time

Saturday, October 13, 2007
3:00 p.m.

Location

Phyllis Wattis Theater

Overview

Kurt Maetzig, 1965/1990, 109 min.

Once banned as an antisocialist attack on the state, The Rabbit Is Me deals with a young student who has a love affair with a judge - the same judge who sentenced her brother for his involvement in political activities. Screenings introduced by Katie Trumpener, specialist in East German cinema at Stanford and Yale universities.

Admission + Ticketing

$5 general, students, and seniors; free for SFMOMA members or with Museum admission (requires free ticket, which can be picked up in the Haas Atrium). Tickets are available at the Museum (with no surcharge) or online.

Copresented with Goethe-Institut San Francisco, with support from Lufthansa. Originally organized by The Museum of Modern Art, New York, and Goethe-Institut New York in collaboration with the DEFA Film Library at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

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