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Hanna’s Sleeping Dogs

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 7:30 pm

In advance - $13
At the door - $15

East Coast premiere
Drama
Germany/Austria, 2016
Director: Andreas Gruber
German with subtitles, 120 min.

Nine-year old Johanna is growing up in the 1960s as a good Catholic girl in a provincial Austrian town. When her blind grandmother Ruth tells her the secret about their Jewish past, the “sleeping dogs” of the family history awake. But unlike her traumatized mother, Johanna doesn’t want to hide. To show her pride in her family heritage, Johanna changes her name to Hanna.

Special guest: Dr. Uta Larkey, Goucher College