UW Cinematheque: Not Reconciled - The Films of Jean Marie Straub and Daniele Huillet
Not Reconciled | West Germany | 1964 | 35mm | 55 min. | German with English subtitles Director: Jean-Marie Straub, Danièle Huillet
Saturday, April 08, 2017
4070 Vilas Hall
Cast: Gustav Leonhardt, Christiane Lang-Drewanz, Paolo Carlini A fractured series of interrelated vignettes spanning three generations of a middle class German family tell the story of the rise, fall, and continuation of Nazism and the role the collective psyche plays in allowing its existence. The full German title translates as Not Reconciled, or Only Violence Helps Where Violence Rules.