Argentine
Film
Festival
2018
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THE GERMAN DOCTOR
WAKOLDA NC16
Director: Lucia Puenzo
Genre: Historical thriller
Duration: 93Language: Spanish with English subtitles

*20 SEP - SOLD OUT!*
Final screening on FRI 28 SEP!


All ticket holders for 'The German Doctor' on Thurs 20 SEP are invited to a pre-screening reception from 7pm to 8pm at the cinema's foyer. Complimentary wine provided by Trapiche Argentina. First come first served while stocks last.

Having adopted a new identity, Nazi war criminal Joseph Mengele finds refuge in Patagonia. He befriends the family of a 12-year-old girl as they struggle to reopen an inherited hotel. Meanwhile, the Israeli secret service is closing in.

Inspired by the true story of an Argentine family who lived with Josef Mengele without knowing his true identity - the "Angel of Death" - a German Schutzstaffel officer and a physician at the Auschwitz concentration camp during World War II.



Note: Argentine Community concession tickets apply only for those with Argentinian citizenship. Please present a valid ID at the door for entry.