Closed seasonStreaming Video - 2014 | German
Structured through flashback and a German student's search for his biological father in 1970s Israel, Closed Season is Albert's story (Christian Friedel): a Jewish boy fleeing Nazi persecution during WWII. Traveling through the mountains of the Black Forest and unable to cross the heavily patrolled Swiss border, he finds shelter with a farmer, Fritz (Hans-Jochen Wagner), and his wife Emma (Brigitte Hobmeier). Fritz and Emma, who have been unable to conceive, propose an unusual arrangement and request Albert father a child with Emma in exchange for continued shelter and protection.
Publisher: [United States] : Menemsha Films : Made available through hoopla, 2014
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 104 min.)) : sd., col
Call Number: eVideo