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I Was at Home, But…
(Ich war zuhause, aber...)

  •   Angela Schanelec
  •   Germany, Serbia
  •   Expanded Visions, Global Currents, Women in Cinema

Synopsis

Widow Astrid is struggling to raise two children after her husband’s death. When her son disappears for a week, returning with a toe in need of amputation, she can no longer cope. With a nod to the likes of Ozu and Bresson, this elegiac drama unfolds in abstract poetic fragments with unexpected moments of lightness, capturing the disorienting heartbreak of loss and the healing that can happen only in time.

“A complex, challenging but brilliant work.”
-Hollywood Reporter


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Event Information

Sunday, October 20, 2019
4:00pm

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  •   105 minutes
LOCATION
AMC River East 21
322 E Illinois St
Chicago, IL 60611 United States


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