GERMAN FILM FESTIVAL 2019

THE REVIEWS

FESTIVAL FEATURE
By Charlie David Page
30th May 2019

The 2019 German Film Festival features the best new German cinema from all genres. With 31 films to choose from, the programme will screen across Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Byron Bay, Canberra, Perth and Adelaide from the 21st May.

SWITCH has sussed out some of the best offerings from this year's line-up - including Centrepiece selection 'The Captain' ('Der Hauptmann') - so check out our reviews below, and be sure to check back as we add more throughout the festival.

RELATED25 KM/HA supremely easygoing German comedy
RELATEDSTYXAn intense nautical morality tale
RELATEDTHE CAPTAINHorror, nihilism and dark humour
RELATEDWHAT DOESN'T KILL USA touching drama for romantics
TRENDINGWIN SIX MINUTES TO MIDNIGHTAn astonishing real-life tale
TRENDINGPOCAHONTAS25 years later, the colours of the wind are fading
TRENDINGTHE VIOLIN PLAYERSex and strings
TRENDINGPALM BEACHAussie dream cast, unwelcoming dinner party
TRENDINGTHE TROUBLE WITH BEING BORNControversial, unsettling and intelligent science-fiction
TRENDINGCOSMIC SINA film that delivers on the promise of its title
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