GOETHE FILMS @ TIFF Bell Lightbox: Gravity (Schwerkraft)
Picking up the thematic threads of our first film program on Culture+Economy last fall, GOETHE FILMS @ TIFF Bell Lightbox presents a new cluster on crisis, greed and debt.
A subversive comedy about a banker-turned-robber
Director Maximilian Erlenwein tells a modern-day Robin Hood tale of an up-and-coming bank employee robbing his rich customers' homes and giving the money to the less fortunate. The initial rush of crossing social boundaries soon develops into an addiction to even greater thrills…
Preceded by the short film Small Change (Kleingeld), dir. M. A. Bochert, D 1999 – Oscar nomination, Student Academy Award
dir. Maximilian Erlenwein, Germany 2009, 95 min., 35mm, with English subtitles,
with Jürgen Vogel, Fabian Hinrichs and others
Tickets: $10 (day-of sales only at the TIFF Bell Lightbox, open at 10am)