International films with English subtitles

As a recurring part of our program we feature some of the most interesting recent international movies with English subtitles.

Currently: I AM GRETA (SE, 2020) by Nathan Grossman

Recently:
CORPUS CHRISTI (Boze Cialo) by Jan Komasa
BERLIN ALEXANDERPLATZ by Burhan Qurbani
PARASITE (Gisaengchung) by Bong Joon-ho
SYSTEMSPRENGER by Nora Fingscheidt

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International films with English subtitles
Original International version with English subtitles

Showtimes

Date Time Room Price
Studio € 9.00 Tickets
Großer Saal € 9.50 Tickets
Großer Saal € 9.50 Tickets
Studio € 7.00 Tickets
Großer Saal € 9.50 Tickets
Studio € 9.00 Tickets
Studio € 9.00 Tickets
Director
Nathan Grossman
Cast
Greta Thunberg, Svante Thunberg, António Guterres, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Alexander van der Bellen, Emmanuel Macron, Pope Francis
Plot Outline

Greta Thunberg, a 15-year-old student in Sweden, started a school strike for the climate as her question for adults was, if you don’t care about my future on earth, why should I care about my future in school? Within months, her strike evolved into a global movement as the quiet teenage girl on the autism spectrum becomes a world-famous activist.

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International films with English subtitles
Original version with English subtitles (no more shows planned at the moment)
Director
Jan Komasa
Cast
Bartosz Bielenia, Aleksandra Konieczna, Eliza Rycembel, Tomasz Ziętek, Leszek Lichota, Barbara Kurzaj, Łukasz Simlat, Zdzisław Wardejn, Anna Biernacik
Plot Outline

A pious 20-year-old juvenile delinquent is sent to work at a sawmill in a small town; on arrival, he dresses up as a priest and accidentally takes over the local parish. The arrival of this young, charismatic preacher is an opportunity for the local community to begin the healing process after a tragedy that happened a year prior.

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International films with English subtitles
Original German version with English subtitles (no more shows planned at the moment)
Director
Burhan Qurbani
Cast
Welket Bungué, Jella Haase, Albrecht Schuch, Lukhanyo Bele, Joachim Król, Nils Verkooijen, Martin Wuttke
Plot Outline

A modern adaptation of one of the greatest twentieth-century novels.

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International films with English subtitles
Original version with English subtitles (no more shows planned at the moment)
Director
Ljubomir Stefanov, Tamara Kotevska
Cast
Hatidzhe Muratova, Nazife Muratova, Hussein Sam, Ljutvie Sam
Plot Outline

When nomadic beekeepers break Honeyland’s basic rule (take half of the honey, but leave half to the bees), the last female beehunter in Europe must save the bees and restore natural balance.
 

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International films with English subtitles
Original Korean version with English subtitles (no more shows planned at the moment)
Director
Bong Joon-ho
Cast
Song Kang-ho, Lee Sun-kyun, Cho Yeo-jeong, Choi Woo-shik, Park So-dam, Lee Jung-eun, Chang Hyae-jin, Park Myung-hoon, Jung Ji-so
Plot Outline

All unemployed, Ki-taek's family takes peculiar interest in the wealthy and glamorous Parks for their livelihood until they get entangled in an unexpected incident.
 

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International films with English subtitles
Original German version with English subtitles (no more shows planned at the moment)
Director
Nora Fingscheidt
Cast
Helena Zengel, Albrecht Schuch, Gabriela Maria Schmeide, Lisa Hagmeister, Maryam Zaree, Melanie Straub, Matthias Brenner, Tedros Teclebrhan, Gisa Flake
Plot Outline

The wild and energetic journey of 9-year-old girl Benni through all possible stations of German Child Proctective Services.

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International films with English subtitles
Original Polish version with English subtitles (no more shows planned at the moment)
Director
Paweł Pawlikowski
Cast
Joanna Kulig, Tomasz Kot, Borys Szyc, Agata Kulesza, Cédric Kahn, Jeanne Balibar, Adam Woronowicz, Adam Ferency, Adam Szyszkowski
Plot Outline

A man and a woman meet in the ruins of post-war Poland. With vastly different backgrounds and temperaments, they are fatefully mismatched and yet condemned to each other.

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International films with English subtitles
Original Spanish version with English subtitles (no more shows planned at the moment)
Director
Alfonso Cuarón
Cast
Yalitza Aparicio, Marina de Tavira, Diego Cortina Autrey, Carlos Peralta, Marco Graf, Daniela Demesa, Nancy García García, Verónica García, Andy Cortés
Plot Outline
Cleo, a young domestic worker for a family in the middle-class neighborhood of Roma in Mexico City. Delivering an artful love letter to the women who raised him, Cuarón draws on his own childhood to create a vivid and emotional portrait of domestic strife and social hierarchy amidst political turmoil of the 1970s.
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International films with English subtitles
Original Spanish version with English subtitles (no more shows planned at the moment)
Director
Asghar Farhadi
Cast
Penélope Cruz, Javier Bardem, Ricardo Darín, Bárbara Lennie, Inma Cuesta, Jaime Lorente Lopez, Eduard Fernández, Sergio Castellanos, Elvira Mínguez
Plot Outline

Laura, a Spanish woman living in Buenos Aires, returns to her hometown outside Madrid with her Argentinian husband and children. However, the trip is upset by unexpected events that bring secrets into the open.

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International films with English subtitles
Original French version with English subtitles (no more shows planned at the moment)
Director
Robin Campillo
Cast
Nahuel Pérez Biscayart, Arnaud Valois, Adèle Haenel, Antoine Reinartz, Felix Maritaud, Ariel Borenstein, Aloïse Sauvage, Mehdi Touré, Simon Bourgade
Plot Outline

Paris, in the early 1990s: a group of young activists is desperately tied to finding the cure against an unknown lethal disease. They target the pharmaceutical labs that are retaining potential cures, and multiply direct actions, with the hope of saving their lives as well as the ones of future generations.

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International films with English subtitles
Original version with English subtitles (no more shows planned at the moment)
Director
Raoul Peck
Cast
August Diehl, Stefan Konarske, Vicky Krieps , Olivier Gourmet , Hannah Steele , Alexander Scheer
Plot Outline

The early years of Karl Marx, Friedrich Engels and Jenny Marx, between Paris, Brussells and London.