Film Screening: A German Youth
Based on the rise of The Red Army Faction - A German Youth is described as a thought-provoking look at the Baader-Meinhof group and the political debates of the era.
Embassy Theatre, 10 Kent Tce, Wellington.
Exploring the rise and fall of the Baader-Meinhof Group (aka the Red Army Faction) through student movies, protest films, news broadcasts and other audio-visual records of the epoch, this densely layered documentary reveals how members of a disillusioned post-war generation gradually transformed into left-wing militants.
Director: Jean-Gabriel Périot, colour and b/w, 93 mins, 2015