2014, Sat, Feb 22

Who Narrates War? Multi-perspectival: Afghanistan - Day of the Sparrow

Directed by Philip Scheffner

Narrating War | Day of the Sparrow (2001), film Still | © Philip Scheffner

Narrating War | Day of the Sparrow (2001), film Still | © Philip Scheffner

Day of the Sparrow

Directed by Philip Scheffner, D 2010, 100 min, German/English/Dutch original with German subtitles

A sparrow is shot in Holland on the same day that a German soldier dies in Kabul. These events are the point of departure for this essayistic treatment of war and peace.

With an introduction by Cristina Nord