Life is All You Get

Directed by Wolfgang Becker

The feature début of GOOD BYE, LENIN! director Becker is a wryly comic look at life and love in a city where everything is under construction. Jan literally runs into Vera in the middle of a Berlin street riot. Arrested, fined, and then sacked from his job, Jan finds his budding relationship a bit erratic – as is his dysfunctional family, and just about everything else in his life. The screening will be introduced by Maggie Hoffgen, Presented in association with the Friends of the Goethe Institut, Manchester.

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