Noches de Cine Alternativo
The German Embassy Panama invites you to a “Night of Alternative Cinema”, where the film “Phoenix (Bird Phoenix) directed by Christian Petzold, of 94 minutes duration, will be screened.” It has a great cast consisting of: Nina Hoss, Ronald Zehrfeld, Nina Kunzendorf, Michael Maertens It will be an entertaining evening, to enjoy this excellent dramatic film.
The film tells the tragic story of the Jewish Nelly Lenz, shortly after the end of World War II. Seriously wounded, her friend from pre-war days takes her to Berlin. With an unrecognizable face he goes in search of Jonny, his great love; and her husband. But Jonny firmly believes that his wife died in the Auschwitz concentration camp.
When Nelly finally finds him, he only recognizes in her a disturbing resemblance. Jonny proposes that he act as his wife, whom he believes dead, to receive his inheritance. She accepts your proposal, that way you can find out if he loved her or betrayed her. Nelly wants to get her life back.
The screening will take place at Hotel Riu on Monday, April 15, at 7:30 p.m. Free entry, no need to register in advance.