Bye Bye Germany
Director: Sam Garbarski
Narrative | Germany | 102 minutes | 2017 | German with English subtitles
Sunday, March 11 / 4:30 PM / Spotlight Theaters, Hartford (Parking will be validated - Thank you LAZ Parking)
Frankfurt, 1946. David Bermann and his friends have escaped the Nazi regime and are now
dreaming of leaving for America. But how will they get the money in these tough post-war
times? The smooth-talking businessman focuses on what the Germans now need most: fine
bed linens nicely wrapped in amusing stories! The six talented entertainers go from home to
home, praising housewives with chutzpah until the flattered ladies have no choice but to buy
their irresistible items. Business flourishes and a bright new future can be seen in the horizon.
But questions about Bermann‘s past catch up with him. Why does he have two passports?
What about his visit to Hitler‘s mountain retreat? Could he have collaborated with the Nazis?
The smart and attractive but uncompromising US officer, Sara Simon, refuses to close the
interrogation. She wants to get to the heart of Bermann‘s wartime memories. Sara matches
his quick wit with iron severity, but it becomes increasingly difficult for her to escape his