Barbara

Barbara

Synopsis

Barbara, a doctor, is sent to work in a provincial hospital as punishment for applying to leave the GDR in 1980. While secretly preparing to escape to the West, she is drawn into the lives of two young patients and towards her colleague André. As the day of her escape approaches, the decisions she has to make seem ever more complicated.

Technical Specs

Director: Christian Petzold
Year: 2011
Language: German with English subtitles
Duration: 101 min