Goethe! | Young Goethe in Love

Directed by Phillip Stölzl Saturday November 26th at 10:30 PM - Tuesday November 29th

Germany - 2010 - Color - 100’ - in German with French subtitles
With Alexander Fehling, Miriam Stein, Moritz Bleibtreu, Volker Bruch, Burghart Klaußner, Henry Hübchen

Story line

Germany, 1772. The young and boisterous Johann Goethe is sent by his father to a sleepy little town to mend his ways after failing his law exams. At first, he tries to do his best at the Supreme Court and even convinces his superior Kestner. But then Lotte enters his life and nothing is the same as before after they fall in love. However, Johann is unaware that Lotte is in fact already engaged to Kestner…

festival & award


2011 :
Official Selection, Palm Springs International Film Festival
2011 :
Best Make-Up, German Film Awards