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The Silent Revolution/ Das Schweigende Klassenzimmer @ Linenhall Arts Centre, Castlebar

January 29 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Film Screening for Schools

Based on true events, Silent Revolution is a captivating Cold War-era drama told from the perspective of two East-German high school students.  It’s 1956 and during a visit to West Berlin, Theo and Kurt witness dramatic footage of the Budapest uprising. Back at school in

Stalinstadt, they spontaneously stage a silent protest in class. Set during the Soviet occupation of East Germany the film highlights the stifling grip that the authorities maintained in the region and the impact on those living there.

Film Details: Germany • 2018 • English Subtitles • Drama • 98 mins • Director: Lars Kraumer

Recommended age 15+

NB. Secondary Schools Booking Only. Tickets €4. Pre-Booking ESSENTIAL. Please call 094 9023733 to book

This screening is presented in association with IFI Education.


January 29
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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The Linenhall Arts Centre
Linenhall Street
Castlebar, Mayo F23 AN24 Ireland
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094 9023733

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