Germany’s official entry for this year’s Academy Awards and Winner of the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 2012 Berlin Film Festival.
“One of the Year’s Best Films.” – Manohla Dargis, The New York Times
At A Glance: The year is 1980, and Barbara Wolff is a young doctor who has applied for an exit visa from East Germany. As punishment, she is transferred from her prestigious post in Berlin to a small pediatric hospital in the country. She must weigh a potential escape to the West against her absolute dedication to her patients and her newfound attraction to a doctor in whom she sees a kindred spirit.
PG-13/1hr 45min/2012/Drama/German With English Subtitles