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People vs. Fritz Bauer (R)

  • Casino Theater 550 Beach View Drive Saint Simons Island, GA, 31522 United States (map)

The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island Film Series presents, People vs Fritz Bauer, Germany, 2017, directed by Lars Kraume.  In 1957 Germany, Attorney General Fritz Bauer receives crucial evidence that Adolf Eichmann, responsible for the mass deportation of the Jews, is allegedly hiding in Buenos Aires.  Bauer, himself Jewish, has been trying to take crimes from the Third Reich to court ever since his return from Danish exile.  There is little success due to the fierce German determination to repress its sinister past.  105 minutes; in German with English subtitles; rated R.

When:  Friday, January 5, 7:00 p.m.

Where:  Casino Theater

Cost:  Free, but a $3.00 donation is requested to help defray costs.

Earlier Event: December 20
A Christmas Tale (not rated)
Later Event: January 17
The Beautiful Fantastic (PG)